Vicknesh Panchalingam

Vicknesh Panchalingam

Recruitment Consultant
Recruitment Specialties
Recruiting top talent for venture-backed startups and rapid growth companies, including executive and C-Suite roles.

Biography

Vick is a Recruitment Consultant with the Startup Recruitment team, specialized in connecting talent with rapid growth companies throughout North America.

Vick graduated from York University with a B.A. in the Financial and Business Economics Honours program. Prior to joining IQ PARTNERS, he worked in the Ontario Public Sector in an administrative / finance capacity. He began his career in administration for the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, then transitioned into a financial role with the Ministry of Community, Children and Social Services.

After acquiring experience in the public sector, he was driven to put his people skills to use by pursuing recruitment as the next step in his career. Here he has found his niche building strong relationships with the top candidates in the startup community, both in Toronto and beyond.

Strengths

Interpersonal skills, diligence, resourcefulness.

Weaknesses

Getting out of his comfort zone.

Weekends

Playing/coaching soccer and watching basketball.