Leaders and Co, the partner of AIMS International in Canada, Canada
, has focused on recruitment throughout his career with a successful track record for executive level placements across Canada.
Before joining Leaders & Co., Mr. Higgins was Partner at Higgins Executive Search, a Canadian leader in the recruitment of diversity and Aboriginal executives and board members. He has led numerous senior executive recruitment assignments for Chief Executive Officers, Presidents, Executive Directors, Chief Financial Officers, and Boards of Directors for start-ups, large to medium –sized businesses and public and private sector organizations.
With experience over a broad range of sectors and industries, Mr. Higgins brings strong knowledge and skills on business strategies, governance and innovative executive recruitment practices. He has managed projects in post-secondary education, finance, health care, community economic development, gaming, natural resources, government, and not-for-profit.
He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Canada Dance Festival and is a member of the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce.a
Mr. Higgins holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree with a major in Human Resources from the University of Manitoba’s Asper School of Business and is certified in Discus Behavioural Profiling. He is fluently bilingual.