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

Mark Surrette, Co-Founder of 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

FYI: Freda Stolz Named Vice President, HR, HGS Canada

Kevin Stoddart, Managing Partner with Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette, is pleased to have assisted HGS Canada with the recruitment of Freda Stolz as the Vice President, Human Resources.

An accomplished HR leader, she excels in forging collaborative relationships to enhance operational effectiveness and in developing strategies to promote engaged and high performing teams.

FYI: Dr. Malcolm Butler Named Vice-President, Academic and Research, Saint Mary’s University

Anna Stuart, Managing Partner, Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette, is pleased to have assisted Saint Mary’s University with the appointment of Dr. Malcolm Butler as Vice-President, Academic and Research, effective July 1, 2017.

The following is drawn from a release issued by the University on February 1, 2017.

Celebrating a Cherished Member of Our Team


For over 12 years, Kelly Slaunwhite has positively contributed to life and work at Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette as Office Assistant. Beyond keeping our Halifax office clean and organized, she has demonstrated the tremendous impact that a smile and an encouraging word can have on others. She has made a lasting impact on the lives of those who have had the good fortune to work with her. 

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette Takes Next Step in Leadership Succession Plan

Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette, Atlantic Canada’s leading recruitment and HR consulting firm, reached a major milestone in the Firm’s leadership succession plan with the announcement that Managing Partners and co-owners – Kevin Stoddart, Anna Stuart, and Jeff Forbes – have assumed full ownership of the Firm as of February 1, 2017.