Kestria presents a new partner in Canada & USA
Kestria, formerly known as IRC Global Executive Search Partners, expands its presence in the North America by adding a new member firm in Canada & USA.

Kestria Canada & USA: Pender & Howe Executive Search was formed by a team of professionals with extensive experience in executive search services. They provide a fully streamlined boutique retained service for companies looking to bolster their executive leadership team with clients range from pre-seed startups and VC-backed disrupters to global public companies. With offices in Toronto, Montreal, Boston, New York, Edmonton and Vancouver, principals of the firm have established a trusted network of connections across a wide range of sectors and industries.  This has proven invaluable in finding and attracting the best executive talent.

Travis Hann
Kestria Canada & USA – Principal & Co-Founder

Travis Hann, Principal & Co-Founder Kestria Canada & USA adds: ‘We are thrilled to represent Kestria in Canada and the USA, and we are committed to fulfilling the alliance's mission of providing first-class executive search services wherever you are in the world, with our efforts in Canada and the USA. We are confident this will be a mutually beneficial partnership for many years to come.’

Stepan Motejzik
Global Alliance Director

Stepan Motejzik, Kestria Global Alliance Director, comments: “It is exciting for all of us in the Kestria alliance to welcome our new like-minded colleagues Glenn Lesko, Travis Hann, Céline Chabée and their team. Their deep expertise in the North American market will significantly enhance our ability to meet client needs and serve as trusted advisors empowering businesses within the region and globally.”

About Kestria

Kestria is a global professional alliance of executive search firms, united in their commitment to support clients in sourcing and retaining key leadership talent. Our partners are as culturally and geographically diverse as our clients. Located in 40+ countries, 90+ cities on six continents, Kestria has the footprint and agility needed to serve multinationals and SMEs with dedication and a personal touch.

We’ve successfully completed 40,000+ searches for over 4,000 clients, serving everyone from game-changing start-ups to major global players. Ranked as the world's largest retained executive search alliance in terms of geographical coverage, Kestria is Fluent in finding leaders.

Contact information
Stepan Motejzik, Kestria Global Alliance Director 
Phone: + 420 608 102 893

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