Hayley Angus, originally from Vancouver, is based in Toronto and specializes in Executive Search and Leadership Advisory within Financial Services. Hayley leads Egon Zehnder’s Insurance practice in Canada and also works across Wealth and Asset Management, Retail and Commercial Banking, FinTech and Real Estate. She is passionate about partnering with clients to drive change and innovation in their businesses and within their talent profile - whether that be with large, global institutions or privately held organizations looking to scale. Hayley has advised on C-suite succession, Board recruitment and dynamics, diversity and inclusion, and leadership development.
Connecting with people and assessing talent challenges in a distinctive way energizes me; I am constantly striving to provide my clients with a spectrum of choice and unique solutions.
Prior to joining Egon Zehnder, Hayley was a member of the North American Financial Services practice group at another global leadership advisory firm, placing CEOs and other C-suite executives. Before that, she worked as a management consultant with Monitor Deloitte, leading teams to design corporate strategies for financial services clients across North and South America. Hayley began her career in international wealth management at Scotiabank.
Hayley earned a Bachelor in Management and Organizational Studies from Western University and an MBA (honours) from the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management. Outside of work, Hayley serves on the Board of Career Edge, a not-for-profit helping individuals launch their careers, and she enjoys traveling with her husband and young sons.