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Tuesday, 30 July 2013

Congratulations to Linda Nugent

Michael Thorek, President of Thorek/Scott and Partners (TSP), is pleased to announce the promotion of Linda Nugent to Practice Leader and Managing Director. In this position, Linda is responsible for enhancing and leading her centre of excellence within our organization.

In a career spanning more than 25 years, Linda Nugent brings extensive financial services and executive search experience to her leadership at TSP. Linda has leveraged her background as a corporate finance professional to become a highly respected and effective search professional with a focus on public and private market finance.

An individual with market presence and deep connections within the financial services sector, Linda is known as a self-starter, leader and a partner. Continually committed to the highest professional standards and ethics, she has developed long-lasting relationships with both clients and candidates. Linda is also actively involved in Thorek/Scott and Partners' collaboration with various organizations including: CVCA, ACG, HBS (Toronto) and Toronto Homecoming.

We are very proud of Linda's accomplishments and wish her much success in her new role.

Thursday, 18 July 2013

TSP in the Community - PRMIA Partnership

Thorek/Scott and Partners (TSP) has been a Premier Canadian Risk Management Search firm for many years and have been fortunate to help many of Canada’s most successful financial institutions when they have required exceptional risk management talent.

As a result, we are honored to work with PRMIA  (Professional Risk Management International Association), in offering the “Canadian Risk Manager of the Year” award.  The award is to honor and celebrate the Canadian who has spent a career in risk management and has done the most to develop and elevate risk management in Canada.

If you are a PRMIA member we encourage you to vote for the individual who in your opinion has done the most for Risk Management in Canada.  Even if you are not a PRMIA member but you have encountered a senior risk person whose work has left a lasting impression, please honour them by suggesting their candidacy to a PRMIA member; or better still, get a PRMIA membership in order to vote for them directly!

For more information about the “Canadian Risk Manager of the Year” award or to vote, please visit http://www.prmia.org/chapter/montreal/call-nominations.  Nominations will be accepted only until July 31, 2013.

Friday, 12 July 2013

TSP in the Community - July 2013

Thorek/Scott and Partners in conjunction with PRMIA would like to announce:


Call for Nominations

The PRMIA Canadian Chapters, in collaboration with Thorek/Scott and Partners (TSP), request nominations for the 2013 PRMIA Canadian Risk Manager of the Year ("Award"). The Award will be presented to a Canadian who best:

  • Practices risk management or advances risk management theory in Canada;
  • Shows leadership in the area of risk management;
  • Advances the study and application of risk management; and
  • Mentors individuals in the field of risk management.

Nominations can be made by anyone who is a member of a Canadian chapter of PRMIA. Please visit http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/JDXZFXV?c=44629 or copy the entire link into your browser and enter the name of a Canadian individual you consider has made a significant contribution to the risk management profession during her or his career. Please also include a summary of why you think your nominee meets the criteria above.

The deadline for providing nominations is Wednesday, July 31.

The PRMIA Canadian Regional Directors in conjunction with TSP will select the best candidates from the overall list of nominees. Canadian PRMIA members will then vote for the Award winner from the list of nominees. The Award recipient will be identified by majority of votes by the end of September. The Award ceremony will be held on November 4th in Toronto during the PRMIA Canadian Risk Conference organized by the Toronto Chapter of PRMIA.

Thank you for your participation, and we look forward to receiving your nomination.