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Drew Railton

Managing Partner


Drew Railton is a Managing Partner in Caldwell’s Vancouver and Calgary offices. Drawing on more than 15 years of experience placing senior executives and board directors, he is regularly sought by clients for his expertise in board, CEO and senior executive recruitment.

Drew holds the unique distinction of having been named to the Top 40 Under 40 list twice – in 2002 by Calgary Magazine and 2014 by Business in Vancouver – in recognition for his community and corporate work. He possesses a wide range of experience as a board director, serving on both volunteer and corporate boards, as well as extensive philanthropic involvement.

Prior to joining Caldwell Partners in 2006, Drew’s career spanned a wide range of industries and functions including roles in operations, sales, human resources, customer service and general management.

Drew holds a degree in political science from the University of Calgary and a foreign policy diploma from Moscow State University in Russia. He is a certified Human Resources Professional and has contributed extensively to the professional associations in Alberta, BC and nationally as a volunteer, board member and Board Chair.