• Howard Pezim
  • Howard Pezim

Howard Pezim

Howard Pezim, Bedford, Co-founder and Managing Partner

Co-founder and Managing Partner


Howard Pezim is co-founder and Managing Partner of Bedford, Canada’s largest, independent executive search firm. In addition to executive search, Bedford offers a range of services, relating to critical business transformation and effectiveness, benchmarking, executive compensation, coaching, and organizational and team diagnostic needs. Bedford is the Toronto partner of TranSearch International, which has 59 offices worldwide, including in Houston, San Francisco, and Chicago. Twice in the past five years, Bedford has been named Global Office of the Year, based on client satisfaction, innovation and revenue growth.

Howard’s particular areas of specialization include Life Sciences, Retail, Consumer Products, and Financial Services. His current customer base includes a composite of multinational and privately held organizations and he has completed a broad range of C-Level assignments for those clients.

Prior to founding Bedford, Howard served in a regional management capacity with a service corporation.


Speaking session:

People are key: Putting the right teams in place.