March 22, 2016
Toronto, ON – Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette, one of Canada’s leading academic executive search practices, is pleased to welcome Stephanie Sykes as partner in its Toronto office.
Stephanie joins a team of seven partners leading executive search assignments with the support of one of the country’s largest candidate research teams. Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is the national academic search practice of Lee Hecht Harrison (LHH) Knightsbridge, a leader in human capital solutions. Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette achieves international reach through LHH Knightsbridge’s international executive search partner, Amrop Knightsbridge with 85 offices in 57 countries.
Before joining KBRS, Stephanie was an executive director with a global executive search and leadership assessment firm. She has successfully managed numerous high profile search assignments in both Canada and the United States.
Prior to this, Stephanie was a partner with a national law firm in Toronto where she practiced public company securities law for over a decade and played a lead role in management and recruitment for the firm. Earlier in her career, she worked on the management-side of labour law with an Atlantic Canadian law firm in New Brunswick.
“Stephanie is a fantastic addition to our team,” states Anna Stuart, Managing Partner with Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette. “With a deep understanding of leadership and a personable style, she quickly becomes a trusted advisor to her clients and candidates. Her experience facilitating sound decision making in a multi-stakeholder environment is a significant asset in our academic search work.”
Stephanie is a member of the Canadian Bar Association and holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Ottawa and a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of New Brunswick.
About Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette
Knightsbridge Robertson Surrette is independently owned and operated and has been in the executive search business for 40 years. The firm is the national academic executive search practice for partner firm, Lee Hecht Harrison (LHH) Knightsbridge, one of Canada’s largest human capital solutions firms.
Since its inception in 1975, Knightsbridge Roberson Surrette has helped clients recruit top talent, develop leadership capacity and manage the human impact of change. In addition to operating offices in Toronto, Halifax, Moncton and St. John’s with over 60 employees, the firm achieves international reach through the LHH Knightsbridge’s executive search partner, Amrop Knightsbridge, and its global search network of 89 offices and 57 countries.