Siva is a results-oriented financial executive with over 25 years of diverse, extensive experience in various leading-edge, fast-paced, private, and publicly listed corporations. He brings a people-first, team oriented mindset to any organization he joins, and is a quick study with a lifelong commitment to learning. Siva brings exceptional communication, interpersonal and analytical skills to the table, combined with a genial sense of humor.
Siva has a strong background in management consultancy, taking posts as the C.F.O. of Data Deposit Box, a company which provided a Cloud S.M.B. Backup Software, and formerly the C.F.O. of the Hazelton Group, a private equity firm specializing in structuring and funding real estate development projects in the G.T.A. Siva operated in both roles as a senior managerial consultant.
Siva is the past Senior Vice President and C.F.O. of Brainhunter Systems Ltd., a Professional Technology Staffing and ATS/CRM software developer and vendor, and prior to that was a Vice President/Controller with ownership of Financial & Management Reporting within Merrill Lynch Canada Inc. Siva has additionally served as a Senior Manager for such companies as the Dell Computer Corporation and Canon Canada Inc.
Siva holds a Masters of Business Administration from Ottawa University, majoring in Finance, and a Masters of Commerce with a major in Accounting from the University of Agra. Siva is also a member of the Toronto Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors, Financial Executive Network (FENG) group, and the University of Ottawa M.B.A. Alumni Association.