Faster, smarter solutions to complex executive recruitment challenges

We are leaders in executive search, with a focus on the urgent, transformational roles you need to fill quickly. Our streamlined, transparent process ensures a much shorter timeline from start to finish, and our senior team brings unmatched depth of expertise in senior executive recruitment with specialization in Canadian financial services and the public sector.


of our candidates remain with their organization for more than 3 years


of our placed candidates are women and/or BIPOC


reduction of typical search timelines

Massey Henry is creating a new standard for executive search in Canada

Focusing on what we know best


We identify candidates with the strategic vision to lead amid the disruptive technologies, emerging opportunities and risks, and new economic and regulatory realities shaping financial services organizations. We specialize in C-suite roles including chief executive, risk, human resources, information, investment, technology and financial officer positions.


We focus on working with stakeholders to identify dynamic leaders who can steer organizations through change and innovation. We concentrate on the healthcare, non-profit, education and business/professional association sectors, as well as Canadian Crown corporations and government agencies.

Industry insights

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  • Massey Henry expands executive team, strengthening its ability to build more diverse leadership teams across Canada
    October 26, 2021

    Industry veterans Elaine Lajeunesse and Clio Straram bring decades of leadership experience and a track record of advancing inclusivity within financial services TORONTO, October 27, 2021 – Massey Henry, Canada’s newest executive search and board advisory firm specializing in financial services and the public sector, is proud to announce the appointment of two industry leaders […]

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  • New Executive Network for Canadian Talent
    June 4, 2021

    Are you an executive looking to build your network and share insights with fellow Canadians here and abroad? We invite you to join the Massey Network. Today, Canadians are among the world’s top business leaders, humanitarians, entrepreneurs and educators in every sector. Massey Henry’s goal is to connect the best and brightest in financial services […]

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  • A Note from Michael Henry
    May 18, 2021

    People often ask me, “Why have you always been so focused on leadership issues? What drives this? What is your inspiration?” The answer is simple – my great grandfather, The Right Honourable Vincent Massey. In many ways, he formalized the very concept of leadership in modern Canada. As CEO of the family firm, Massey Ferguson, […]

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