Executive Search Services

Griffith Group Executive Search invests to gain a thorough understanding of each of our client’s goals, priorities, and unique culture. Our clients have our dedicated focus and commitment, and tailored service and solutions. 

The majority of our searches are for senior leadership positions, including Presidents, Chief Executive Officers, Vice Presidents, Directors, and for Board of Directors recruitment. 

We are a Full-Service Executive Search Firm

Dedicated Focus and Tailored Service
Communication and Confidentiality
Professional and Precise Documentation
Comprehensive Candidate Support
Specialization and Focus in I-EDIA
Efficient and Effective Search Timelines
Quality Guarantee
Post-Selection Follow-Through

What Makes Us Different

Extensive and Proven Experience

Our team is comprised of values based, experienced, professional search leaders who bring decades of collective experience across diverse industries and sectors. Our track record of placing exceptional and diverse leaders is a demonstration of our unwavering commitment to excellence and integrity.

Strong Results and Reputation

As recognized experts in recruitment, the firm is named on Hunt Scanlon Media's “2023 Top 60 Canadian Recruiters,” and “2023 Top 50 Higher Education Recruiters” rankings, as well as the “2023-2024 HR/Diversity Power 65.” 

Certified Diverse Supplier

Griffith Group is a certified diverse supplier company. The firm received certification through WBE Canada. WBE Canada, which certifies Canadian B2B businesses that are at least 51% owned, managed, and controlled by women.

Accredited CGLCC Rainbow Registered Business

Griffith Group has been accredited by Canada’s 2SLGBTQI+ Chamber of Commerce (CGLCC) as a Rainbow Registered business, indicating we have met stringent standards to ensure that all of our practices are welcoming, accepting, and celebratory of the 2SLGBTQI+ community.

Steadfast Commitment to I-EDIA

We have a proven commitment to  Indigenization, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion, and Accessibility (I-EDIA). In support this commitment, we are members  Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business, CGLCC, and signatories of the BlackNorth Initiative as well as the Federal Government’s 50-30 Challenge. 

International Reach

The search for exceptional talent transcends geographical boundaries. Through our work, we have established a national and international network, allowing us to identify and connect with senior academic leaders from around the world. Moreover, in January 2024, Griffith Group and London, UK executive search firm Anderson Quigley announced the formation of a strategic alliance, aimed at extending both firms’ global outreach activities and footprint.

Our Industry Specializations

Griffith Group Executive Search holds vast experience and extensive industry knowledge in the sectors we work across the country and globally. 
We have a deep understanding of the intricate aspects that are required in senior leadership roles, enabling us to identify and engage with candidates who possess the skills, vision, experience, and alignment to your values.



Broader Public Sector 

Private Sector

Board of Directors

Specialized Positions