Michael Kaneva

Michael Kaneva, Chief Diversity Officer, Export Development Canada

Michael has over 25 years in organizational development across Canada in public and private, unionized and non-unionized, fortune 500 and SMB enterprises.  He obtained his degree in commerce from McGill university and has spent the bulk of his professional career focused on applying emerging trends in data science to guide strategic work in employee engagement, diversity and inclusion.  Gender equity representation at senior ranks has been a continual focus in his role across organizations with over 15 years of experience in strengthening this part of organizational culture.