Lisa Knight

As Managing Partner in Canada, Lisa Knight is responsible for providing strategic leadership and daily operational management of Amrop Knightsbridge Executive Search. Lisa is also a member of the senior leadership team at LHH Knightsbridge.

With 30+ years’ experience in Executive Search, Lisa works with clients in a range of industries including Energy/Utilities, Consumer & Retail and Financial Services, assisting them in advancing their businesses through the acquisition of top senior leadership and Board-level talent.

Prior to joining Amrop Knightsbridge, Lisa was a Partner and Director of Resourcing & Development at Highland Partners Executive Search (sold to Heidrick & Struggles in 2004). Here Lisa developed best practices for search execution and lead a team of 60 researchers, associates and consultants across North America.

Earlier in her career, Lisa progressed through the ranks to become Research Partner and equity owner at Illsley Bourbonnais, Ward Howell, a pioneer firm in the Canadian Executive Search industry. 

Lisa has an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto. She is married with 3 children and resides in Toronto, Canada.