UPDATED ON: Wednesday, September 28, 2005
Vice-President & Principal
From The Globe and Mail
Spencer Stuart is pleased to announce that Carter Powis has been promoted to Vice-President & Principal of the Firm where he co-leads both the Canadian Consumer Goods & Services and Professional Services Practices. Since joining the Toronto office in 2001, he has successfully placed talented senior executives in key roles with leading retail, consumer, and professional services organizations across North America.
Immediately prior to Spencer Stuart, Mr. Powis was President & Chief Operating Officer of an Internet advertising company headquartered in Toronto and, before that, a management consultant with McKinsey & Company serving clients in the retail, consumer and financial services sectors.
Mr. Powis began his career in brand management with Colgate-Palmolive and also worked in senior marketing roles with Pizza Hut in both Canada and the United States.
Mr. Powis received an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario and an MBA, with distinction, from IMD in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Spencer Stuart is a leading global management consulting firm specializing in senior- level executive and board director searches. With 52 offices in 25 countries across five continents, Spencer Stuart was the first global search firm to enter the Canadian market.
For over 25 years, the Firmís consultants in its Toronto and Montreal offices have worked with Canadian and international clients to help them achieve outstanding leadership solutions for their organizations. Visit the Spencer Stuart website at http://www.spencerstuart.com.