Founded in 1985, Lannick is the premier professional recruitment and staffing firm in the Greater Toronto Area placing highly qualified finance, accounting and technology professionals in temporary, contract and permanent positions.
About the President and CEO
Peter Jeewan is a powerful driving force behind the exponential growth of Lannick. Since joining the company in 2004 and launching Lannick Finance & Accounting’s contract division, Peter has been instrumental in building upon Lannick’s reputation as the go-to firm for recruiting the highest calibre of finance and accounting professionals.
After graduating with a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto, Peter worked as a chartered accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Toronto. He also worked for several years in public accounting and financial services before stepping into the role of Director with a large, multinational staffing firm, where he specialized in recruiting finance and accounting professionals.
Peter is particularly proud of the fact that Lannick has been named one of Canada’s Best Workplaces by the Great Places to Work Institute on five separate occasions.
- 1985: Lannick is founded with the company’s mission being to service the pressing need for superior-quality in executive search for mid-to-senior level accounting and finance professionals.
2004: Peter Jeewan, CPA, CA, joins the company and creates Lannick Finance & Accounting – Contract Division, in response to the growing demand for contract solutions to accounting project needs.
2007: Lannick establishes Pro Count Staffing to place accounting professionals at the junior-to-intermediate level in temporary and permanent roles.
2010: Lannick Technology is added as a specialized recruitment practice with services offered in the GTA market.
2016: Lannick Project Recruitment is added as an alternative service delivery model that enables companies to take control of their strategic talent acquisition needs for ongoing or project hiring requirements.
- We are Canada’s largest regional finance and accounting specialist firm providing all roles and levels
- Premium provider of technology talent in the GTA on a contract and permanent basis
- Offices in Toronto, Mississauga and North York
- Thousands of long-term repeat clients and candidates
- Recognized five times as Best Workplace in Canada
- Privately-held firm that is proudly Canadian owned and operated