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WATSON Welcomes John

November 27, 2017

Posted in: WATSON Views


Vancouver BC — Elizabeth Watson is pleased to announce that John Jennings has joined WATSON to co-lead the Director and Executive Search practice, with a specific focus on expanding and strengthening WATSON’s search presence in the market place.

John brings that rare trifecta of experience to WATSON’s clients – C-suite executive, board member and executive search professional. Highly regarded by clients and candidates, John is a very welcome addition to our growing search practice.

Formerly, John was a Senior Client Partner with Korn Ferry international, a global people and organizational advisory firm, leading director and executive search assignments for clients across a wide range of sectors and functions. He has garnered a reputation amongst clients for building a strong working relationship with them, keeping stakeholders engaged and informed throughout a robust recruitment process to find the right candidate for the organization.

WATSON is the leading governance consulting and director recruitment firm based in western Canada. Based on the foundational belief that high caliber leaders and a sound approach to governance helps organizations perform better, WATSON provides governance and recruitment advice to organizations across all industry sectors. Since founding the firm in 2005, the WATSON team has helped hundreds of organizations establish and improve their approach to governance and connect value-added directors and executives.

WATSON has a solid track record of successfully recruiting CEOs, Directors, and Advisory Board members for its client base that include public companies, private companies, public sector entities and large non-profits. Other lines of business offered by WATSON include governance consulting, corporate secretary services, board and director evaluation, CEO Performance and governance education.