Magdalena (Magda) Ciechanowska is an Executive Search leader with over 20 years of diverse business and human resources experience. She has a proven track record as a trusted advisor to executive teams to help them align people strategy with organizational goals. She has a deep expertise in creating talent acquisition programs at national and global levels spanning high tech, not-for-profit, professional services, biotech, SMEs and the Federal Government. In addition to receiving her Bachelor of Commerce, International Business from the University of Calgary, she is also a Certified Behavioral Assessment Analyst from the McQuaig Institute as well as holds a certificate in Foundations in Group Facilitation from Intersol Group. Magda’s proudest moment in her career to date was being voted “Most Valuable Player in the Workplace” by her colleagues during her time as Director of Human Resources for a global high-growth technology company. Outside of the office Magda enjoys travel, the outdoors, and painting on large canvas.