Lee Hecht Harrison Knightsbridge Adds James Smith As Cannabis Lead to Toronto Office

Published: July 12, 2019

Lee Hecht Harrison Knightsbridge (LHH Knightsbridge) has added James Smith as a partner in its Toronto office. James’ extensive business experience spans over 20 years in senior leadership roles for a number of consumer-focused businesses, ranging from owner operated companies to publicly held corporations, across Canada and the US. His approach is to fully engage in a client’s business and is passionate about matching the right fit, culture and personality for both client and candidate. Based in Toronto, James will focus on CPG, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and cannabis.

The rapid growth strategy driven by market demand—which includes the addition of five new partners (two located in Montreal and Vancouver), a bolstered presence in Toronto and planned expansion into the US market—is designed to further strengthen the company’s existing commitment to top-tier Executive and Leadership Search Practice aligned with LHH Knightsbridge’s leadership and cutting-edge assessment, onboarding, leadership development and coaching solutions.

“With more feet on the ground—and the addition of top, experienced leading talent on our team—we can now provide our clients with complete solutions to their recruitment requirements,” says Robert Hosking, SVP, Managing Director, Search Practices.