Our Calgary Team

From the ground up, our business has been built with unquestionable intentionality, and our team is no exception.  Our professional recruiters have gained extensive experience in a range of popular fields including oil and gas, accounting and finance, manufacturing, construction, operations, and more.

It is this experience that affords our team an unparalleled level of understanding as to what our clients require in building a strong foundation, driving profitability, and scaling up.

Connect with one of our team members to start the conversation about how our professional recruiters can unlock your business’s potential today.

About Esmond Desilva LinkedIn

Esmond has been a Calgary-based top recruiter since 2007, specializing in recruiting senior level management. For over 6 years, he served as a Managing Partner, growing an international company to one of the top accounting recruiting firms in Calgary. Esmond joins our team growing multiple divisions including Sales and Operations, Supply Chain, Human Resources and IT. Esmond excels in customer service, fostering business relationships and providing a commitment to placing top level talent.

About Murray Bandura, FCPA, FCGA LinkedIn

Murray has specialized in the placement of accounting and finance professionals on both contract and permanent opportunities for over 21 years in the Calgary area. As an active member of the Calgary business community since 1972, he is very conversant with the subtleties of the Calgary economy and its staffing needs. It is the 45 years in senior management positions within a variety of industry including staffing and recruiting, oil and gas, architecture and land development, public practice, international travel services and accounting education that gives Murray the edge in recruiting the right person for the right job.

About Aleem Rattani, CPA, CA LinkedIn

Aleem brings a wealth of experience having spent over 5 years in the recruitment of senior-level accounting individuals in the Calgary marketplace and over 8 years accounting and tax experience prior to that, both in Canada and overseas. His experience as a practicing CPA, CA in the Big 4 and smaller public practice firms has given him the in-depth knowledge to understand his client’s needs. Aleem is able to match great candidates with great positions in the areas of tax, financial reporting, treasury, accounting and finance, external and internal audit, operational accounting, ERP project management, and business analyst, to name a few.

About Tony Marikar LinkedIn

With over 18 years of corporate banking and wealth management experience, Tony has worked in a variety of roles from a professional financial planning to a senior treasury role with two of the top financial institutions within Canada and Alberta. His background in banking has given him the ability to understand the complex needs of his clients and customize a tailored solution in matching the right employer with top talent. Fostering business relationships and achieving a high level of trust is something that has made Tony successful over the years.

About Tori Clark LinkedIn

Tori relocated to Canada from London, England in 2015. After completing her practicum with Recruitment Partners, she caught the recruitment bug and was quickly welcomed as a permanent member of our team. Her education in business management, love for people and drive to build long-lasting relationships helps her to truly understand the right fit for both client and candidate. Her commitment to providing excellence in customer service and strong work ethic ensures she will exceed your expectations.

About Alex Krewiak LinkedIn

Alex joins Recruitment Partners as a recruitment consultant in the Calgary area for over 3 years, first specializing in Skilled Trades, Engineering and now Accounting and Finance positions. Being from a customer service background, and a hiring manager for the luxury retail industry for the previous 6 years, Alex has been given the necessary training and experience to provide honest, professional, and tailored solutions to each individual client and candidate need. This level of service has been recognized by a multi-national staffing firm by awarding her the Rookie of the Year award in 2016 and she was apart of one of the top sales teams in the country.