Senior level financial professional with over 15 years of managerial experience including significant practical experience in the Energy, Mining and Power sectors. Solid restructuring skills, excellent capabilities in negotiations, financial analysis, due diligence, contract analysis and legal documentation.
Shanaz earned an MBA from the Schulich School of Business and an HBSc in Actuarial Science and a BSc in Statistics from the University of Western Ontario. Shanaz passed the Derivatives Fundamental Course from the CSI and holds a bilingual certificate (French/English) from Collège Boréal.
She is fluent in several European languages. Shanaz fundraises for various political parties and charities and has a keen interest in historical, social, legislative and political issues and is an advocate for active citizenship and higher education.
Shanaz has certificates in Negotiations from Yale University and the University of Michigan in addition to a Certificate in Leadership, Foundational Principles from Harvard. She is a member of the ACG (Association of Corporate Growth) Toronto Chapter.