L Gombik recruiter Calgary energy industrial HR

Les Gombik

Managing Partner
  • lgombik@caldwellpartners.com
  • +1 403 265 8780


Les Gombik is a managing partner of Caldwell Partners’ Calgary office. With more than 20 years of executive search and human resources experience, Les has a broad perspective on the most pressing talent issues in executive management today. His particular focus is on board and senior executive positions for public and private equity-backed companies within the energy, retail, industrial and financial services sectors.

Prior to joining Caldwell, Les worked for a leading international human resources consulting firm, where he engaged with hundreds of organizations to help them address their employee attraction, retention and engagement issues. Previous to that, Les worked in the financial services sector providing solutions to many of Canada’s largest employers.

An active volunteer, Les is a frequent contributor to many of Alberta’s largest associations and charities, including the Human Resources Institute of Alberta, the Human Resources Association of Calgary and the Calgary Chamber of Commerce. He is on the board of the Children’s Wish Foundation and is also a section chair for the United Way of Calgary. In addition, he is the founder and president of the Bull Club of Canada.

Les has a Bachelor of Arts in administrative and commercial studies from the University of Western Ontario and is the Calgary Chapter UWO Alumni president. He obtained his ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors.