Brandon Young

Brandon Young

VP, Client Services
Recruitment Specialties
Financial Services and Insurance, Startups, and Emerging Technology.

Biography

Brandon is VP, Client Services with IQ PARTNERS, focusing on recruiting top talent within the Financial Services and Insurance, Startups, and Emerging Technology industries.

After graduating from Brock University, Brandon went on to complete his post graduate diploma in Human Resources Management at Sheridan College. Brandon has a range of experience headhunting for high level sales, management, and technical positions within a variety of industries, including Financial Services, Telecommunications, Tech, Software, Healthcare, IT, Digital Media, and Advertising.

Brandon focuses his efforts on providing his clients with top talent, while guiding his candidates seamlessly through the recruitment process. Brandon takes pride in his ability to deliver honesty, integrity and professionalism throughout the recruitment process while maintaining an always open line of communication with clients and candidates. He believes that the opportunity to provide talent consultancy and strategic pieces that fit his clients’ needs and meeting top talent are the exciting parts of each search.

"The process was handled in the most professional way, making me feel comfortable in terms of transparency and establishing what I felt was a two way communication (not always the case in these type of situations). Would be happy to work with you again."
- Chief Financial Officer

"Matthew and Brandon were an absolute pleasure to work with. I truly felt that I was taken care of as a client and more importantly, I felt like I was treated like a friend. I highly look forward to working with them more in the future to hire more stellar candidates as we build Open Screenplay."
- Khaled Al Sabawi, Founder & CEO, Open Screenplay

Check out Brandon's blog posts, including the popular Candidates Pay Attention! Finance Skill Requirements Are Changing Fast

Strengths

Relationship building, networking, headhunting, research, and honesty.

Weaknesses

Inability to say ‘no’.

Weekends

Following all things related to the Montreal Canadiens, golf, movies, and friends.