Matthew LesterDirector, Client Services
(416) 599-4700 ext. 244

Matthew is an award winning, service and results driven individual with an aptitude for business.  After graduating from the University of Guelph with an Honours degree in commerce Matthew went on to pursue a Certified Management Accountant Designation. He began his career in Hospitality working within a series of management roles which allowed him to recognize that people are his passion.

Matthew knows that preparation breeds success which is why finding employees who fit perfectly with a company’s goals and culture is the largest contributor to a company’s long term success.  As a member of the IQ PARTNERS Financial Services & Insurance practice, Matthew passionately provides exceptional service to clients and candidates.


Customer-centric approach, always sees the glass as full (half of water and half of air), trustworthy and reliable.


Chocolate milk, it’s suspiciously delicious.


Anything outdoors and active including rock climbing, camping, golf, and snowboarding.

Check out Matt’s quote in the popular blog post Recruiter Tips: To Endorse or not to Endorse on LinkedIn.