Ivan has been in the recruitment industry since 2005 when he joined the talent acquisition team of a large technology company. Since then he has enjoyed success in both corporate and agency roles and has developed a focus on supply chain and operations.
Ivan is passionate about providing excellent service to his clients and candidates. He believes that integrity is crucial to creating the lasting relationships that are critical to success in any profession. Ivan has a proven ability to understand both the functional requirements of a role and the cultural environment of his clients’ companies, and match those to the skills, personalities and motivations of his candidates.
Ivan is a people-person at work and at home, where he enjoys nothing more than sharing a good meal and bottle of wine with family and friends.
- Ivan is the self-proclaimed king of the “dad joke”. Ask him and he’ll gladly tell you one, if he can get it out before he starts laughing.
- He visited Madrid in his early twenties and when he got off the plane in mid-February to find a sunny day and temperature of 20⁰C, he decided he was finished with Canadian winters forever. He stayed for 3 years before life brought him back to Toronto. Winter: 1, Ivan: 0.
- Ivan’s novel is coming along nicely. He hasn’t written anything yet, but he’s really giving it some thought.