Fariba is a seasoned IT professional with more than 20 years’ experience in various facets of Information Systems and Projects. She holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Engineering, is PMP certified and has completed the MSAT (Management Skills in Advanced Technology) program at Simon Fraser University (2003). She is currently completing her Executive education at UBC Sauder School of Business.
Her technical expertise and management skills have made her successful in different IT roles during her career at Siemens, Pivotal CRM, CGA Canada and now at Finning International Inc. in her current role as Manager, Projects and New Technology.
Fariba is a very enthusiastic and passionate individual eager to share her experiences and insights.
She has managed numerous projects including infrastructure and network projects, CRM implementations, business process re-engineering/business transformation projects, and most recently two large-scale ERP and Integration projects at Finning.
Fariba’s community involvement includes WiredWoman Society, Unicef Canada, Engineers Without Borders (EWB), IEBCA, Boys and Girls club of Vancouver among other social and technical activities. She has held different positions such as board member, board co-chair, and executive at large, as well as a regular facilitator and/or speaker at many events within the community.
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