Firdos Somji

Investment Partner and LP Advisory Council, Good News Ventures York Angel Investors, Board Director

Firdos is a highly accomplished executive with over 40 years of experience in the global financial services industry. Their expertise spans various areas, including M&A integrations, cost transformations, operations, customer experience, governance, risk management, and banking. They have worked domestically in Canada and internationally in Latin America, the Caribbean, and Asia, gaining exposure to diverse cultures and competitive environments. Firdos played a significant role in leading Scotiabank's international operations and transformations across 35 countries. They are also a Certified Board Director (ICD.D) and have actively mentored startups and international teams in various banking-related aspects.

Areas of expertise: Mergers & Acquisitions, Leadership Skills, Operation Planning, Business Administration/Management.