Canada’s Leading Executive Search & Recruitment Firm

Our Targeted Approach 

is a targeted Executive Search & Recruitment firm. We don’t just advertise your position – we pro-actively ‘headhunt’ the superstars who will make a real difference to your team because the best people rarely look for their next job; they’re actively recruited.

We Have Specialists Across Canada

We work primarily at the mid to senior management levels and have recruited up to President and C-level positions. We are based in Toronto but work with clients and candidates internationally and across Canada, with offices in Toronto and Vancouver. We have specialists in Financial Services & Insurance, Marketing Communications & Media, Emerging Tech & Telecom, Consumer Goods & Retail, B2B & Industrial, Technology, Accounting & Finance, HR & Operations and Mining & Engineering, Sciences, and Construction, Property & Real Estate.

The IQ PARTNERS Advantage


  • 96.2% of candidates and clients rate our professionalism and industry knowledge as ‘Above Average’ or ‘Outstanding’
  • We personally assess Over 12,000 people a year
  • 82% of our clients are repeat customers
  • Profit 200™ growth
  • Full service or À La Carte service models
  • Our tried and tested recruitment processes like smartFACTOR™ help you hire better, hire less, and retain more
  • For select clients with ongoing hiring needs our Partner Program helps you reduce your cost and speed to hire