Leah Brighton

Strategic Advisor

With a passion for building exceptional teams, Leah Brighton works with tech companies to help them scale. Her experiences working externally within recruitment agencies and internally within organizations at varying sizes and stages of growth have been key assets to the clients she serves. Leah's strategic perspective combined with her strong working knowledge of the industry, including diversity and inclusion initiatives, is what sets her apart. As the former Talent Acquisition Lead at Wealthsimple, she grew the team from ~70 to ~200 people. This included tripling the size of the Engineering Team, as well as staffing across Product Management, Design, Marketing, and Finance. Currently the Principal of Mirae Talent & Executive Search, Leah serves as the people strategist and collaborates with technology companies to grow their teams.