Qudsia Ahmed, BBA, PMP®
Responsibility: The Canadian West Coast Chapter's President plays a dual role - Chair of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer. The President is responsible for overall Chapter governance, leading strategic and operational planning, aligning our operations with membership needs, and ensuring our financial sustainability.
Career Snapshot: Qudsia is a project management professional with over 8 years of experience in the public, private, and not-for-profit sectors. Her experience spans across the technology, healthcare, and financial sectors. She currently works in a risk management capacity at iA Financial Group. Prior to this, Qudsia has enjoyed working with BlackBerry, Royal Canadian Mounted Police and VANOC 2010 Winter Olympics. Qudsia is passionate about project management and the local chapter of the Project Management Institute (PMI). She has been an avid Volunteer since 2011 and a Board Member since 2013. In addition to PMI, Qudsia serves on the Board of Directors for the Young Women in Business (YWiB) which supports the professional and personal development of young women. In 2014, she received the Women of Promise Award from the Vancouver Board of Trade and TELUS for her contributions to the local community.