Public, Private, and Non-Profit Executive Search

Proven approaches combined with fresh perspective to identify the leaders you need to succeed.

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A trusted talent advisor since 1975, we excel in searches that require rigorous candidate research, tactful communications, careful assessment, and a sincere commitment to support your organization’s long-term success.

While our team has completed thousands of search assignments over the years, we are continually evolving to meet the needs of our clients and our candidates.

We take the time to truly understand the challenges facing your organization so that we can help you identify the right leader for the role.

With KBRS, you will benefit from our:

  • Deep understanding of leadership.
  • Commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion.
  • Global reach paired with local insight.
  • Proven, multi-channel recruitment strategies that cast a wide, yet deliberate, net.
  • Exceptional candidate care which enables us to engage a diverse candidate pool.
  • Guidance and support for search committees throughout the process.
  • Skilled facilitators to help you navigate critical conversations.
  • Integrated leadership solutions to support assessment, onboarding, and coaching.

We are focused on your long-term success, and that of your new leader, not just a short-term need.

We will continue to research and attract candidates and support your search committee until a successful appointment is made  -- this is a part of our no failed search guarantee.

Supporting Your Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Goals
Through consultation and training, our team supports organizations to address EDI in a meaningful and authentic way with a focus on talent attraction and selection as well as organizational readiness, onboarding, and HR support.
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Featured Appointments

Cathie O'Toole

Halifax Regional Municipality welcomes Cathie O'Toole as new Chief Administrative Officer

Sally Ng

Sally Ng Named CEO of The Wallace McCain Institute

Michael Kabalen

Michael Kabalen named Executive Director of the Affordable Housing Association of Nova Scotia (AHANS)

Dennis Hogan

Dennis Hogan Appointed CEO of St. John's International Airport Authority

Dr. Chandra Kavanagh

Dr. Chandra Kavanagh named CEO, Canadian Mental Health Association-NL

Connect with Our People

Whether you are looking to connect with a specific individual or make a general inquiry, we can help.