Michael Gooley brings more than 10 years of search experience
TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Retained executive search firm The
Caldwell Partners International Inc. (TSX: CWL) today announced a major
enhancement to its recruiting capabilities in the Technology, Telecomms
& IT Services and Financial Services practices with the addition of
Michael Gooley as a Partner.
"With more than a decade of experience in the executive search industry,
Mike has built a reputation for placing senior-level finance, risk,
compliance and technology professionals," said Elan Pratzer, managing
partner, Canada. "He will be a great complement to our team as we
continue to drive a sector-specialised approach here in Canada."
Mr. Gooley joins Caldwell Partners from Robert Half International, where
he was regional vice president of the firm's Financial Services
Practice. During his tenure there he led the consulting and
professional services divisions of Robert Half, including finance and
accounting, technology, and RHI Executive Search. Consistently
recognized as one of their top search professionals, he was a multiple
Chairman's and President's Club award recipient.
Prior to joining the recruitment industry, Mike was a chief financial
officer for a private company and held senior roles with subsidiaries
of The Toronto-Dominion Bank and the Bank of Nova Scotia. He started
his career with Price Waterhouse in assurance services. He has been an
active member of the Seneca College, Accounting and Finance Advisory
Committee since 2007 and a volunteer with Meals on Wheels for many
Mike earned a Bachelor of Arts in management economics from the
University of Guelph and holds his Chartered Accountant designation
with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario.
"We continue to make targeted, strategic additions to our partner team
where we can enhance our market presence and competitiveness," said
John N. Wallace, chief executive officer. "Mike's reputation for
success will serve to strengthen our already impressive group of
partners here in Toronto."
Based in the firm's Toronto office, Mr. Gooley joins a team that
includes Elan Pratzer, Avo Oudabachian, Chris Laubitz, Denise Tobin,
Heather Ring, Jeff Freeborough and Kelly Blair.
About Caldwell Partners
Caldwell Partners is one of North America's premier providers of
executive search and has been for more than 40 years. As one of the
region's most trusted advisors in executive search, the firm has a
sterling reputation built on successful searches for boards, chief and
senior executives, and selected functional experts. With offices and
partners across North America, and a strategic presence in London and
Hong Kong, the firm takes pride in delivering an unmatched level of
service and expertise to its clients.
The Caldwell Partners' Common shares are listed on The Toronto Stock
Exchange (TSX: CWL). Please visit our website at www.caldwellpartners.com for further information.
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SOURCE: The Caldwell Partners International Inc.
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