Welcome Academic Advisors, Dr. Indira V. Samarasekera and Prof. Bonnie M. Patterson

June 6, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Indira V. Samarasekera, former President and Vice Chancellor of the University of Alberta, and Prof. Bonnie M. Patterson, former President and Vice Chancellor of Trent University have joined the Academic Advisory Council for Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette, one of Canada’s leading academic executive search firms.

Prof. Patterson and Dr. Samarasekera will join the other members of our Academic Advisory Council:

FYI: Cox & Palmer appoints Michael Wohler as Regional Chief Information Officer

June 2, 2017

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is pleased to have assisted Cox & Palmer with the recruitment of Michael Wohler as its new Regional Chief Information Officer.

“We are delighted to welcome Mike to Cox & Palmer.” says Danny Gallivan, Chief Executive Officer, “Mike will play a key strategic role in further developing effective IT solutions that allow us to enhance the value of services delivered to our clients.”   

Mark Surrette to be Awarded Order of the Rising Sun

April 29, 2017

The Japanese Government has announced the recipients of the 2017 Spring Conferment of Decoration on Foreign Nationals.

Mark Surrette, co-founder of Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette and Honorary Consul General of Japan in Halifax will be awarded the Order of the Rising Sun. 

This honour is in recognition of Mark's work in promoting exchanges and strengthening the ties of friendship between Japan and Canada

Release issued April 29, 2017 

Celebrating the Life Peter George: 1941 - 2017

April 28, 2017

Peter George, former President and Vice-Chancellor of McMaster University and former Advisor to the Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette Academic Advisory Council, passed away on April 27, 2017.

George has left a lasting impact on the academic leadership in Canada.

During his three terms as President and Vice-Chancellor of McMaster University, he oversaw a period of major growth that enhanced the size, reach and reputation of the University.

FYI: Acadia University Names Dr. Peter J. Ricketts 16th President and Vice-Chancellor

April 10, 2017

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is pleased to have assisted Acadia University with the appointment of Dr. Peter J. Ricketts as the University's next president and vice-chancellor.

Below is the University’s announcement issued April 3, 2017:

Highly regarded environmental science scholar brings coast to coast academic experience to Acadia