After more than 20 years in the executive search profession, Jon started his own firm in 2018 to advise boards of directors and C-suite decision makers on leadership selection and succession in the global industrial & natural resources sector. He previously served as a partner at two leading international firms, most leading their Global Mining & Metals and Canadian Industrial practices.
Based in Toronto, Jon works with clients in all major business centres internationally. His practice focuses on board and senior executive search, assessment and leadership advisory projects in the mining & metals, energy, infrastructure and other related asset-intensive global industries. He also has developed a deep expertise in the functional areas of operations, capital projects and other senior technical roles.
Before joining the executive search profession, Jon worked in the Marketing & Strategy and International Trade Advisory Services practices of Ernst & Young Management Consultants in Toronto. He started his professional career in the Corporate Development Office of Imasco Ltd. in Montreal.
Jon received his MA in international relations (international economics) from The Johns Hopkins University’s Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in Washington, D.C., where his thesis focused on Canadian-American trade relations. He also has a BA (Hons) from Huron College, The University of Western Ontario.
Jon Martin & Associates Inc. operates in association with Tom Long Consulting Inc.