Carla Murphy

Senior Search Consultant | MI Write to Carla Murphy

Curious, trusted, empathetic.

Carla is an experienced senior recruiter specializing in finance, accounting and operational roles across all industry sectors. She has successfully identified and attracted talent for a wide variety of roles ranging from C-suite to Director level. Carla brings her unique expertise in research and interviewing to the executive search process.

With a Bachelor of Journalism, Honours and Master of Information, Carla has a unique skillset for comprehensive research and search execution. She excels at both industry, candidate research and screening for both professional and cultural fit in the development of a focused shortlist reflecting client priorities.

Carla takes pride in fostering close relationships with candidates and clients, gaining a thorough understanding of the strategic objectives of both, thereby ensuring the best possible fit.

Fields of expertise

  • Highly skilled in information management
  • Complex research strategies
  • Creative approach to candidate identification
  • Strong search execution
  • Superior writing skills


  • Manufacturing
  • Entertainment and media
  • Professional services
  • Real estate
  • Insurance
  • Healthcare
  • Family office
  • Software

Academic background

  • Master of Information, University of Toronto, 2015
  • Bachelor of Journalism, Honours, Carleton University, 1990