Tom Foster is a Managing Partner in the Ottawa office of Odgers Berndtson. A certified management consultant, Tom has more than 30 years of consulting and executive search experience in both the private and public sectors. As a search professional, he has completed CEO and executive assignments in all sectors including considerable experience in the not-for-profit sector. Tom’s not-for-profit clients have included Youth Services Bureau, Ottawa Salus, Canadian Red Cross, Family & Children’s Services of Renfrew, St. John Ambulance, Centretown Community Healthcare Centre and Amnesty International to name a few. Tom was a founding partner of RenaudFoster Management Consultants, one of Ottawa’s most respected search firms, where he led the executive search practice for close to 30 years. RenaudFoster joined Odgers Berndtson in 2014. Mr. Foster holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree (cum laude) from Concordia University. He is fluently bilingual in English and French, and also speaks Spanish with notions of German and other languages. He is an avid motorcyclist and a former private pilot.