Atul Varde oversees all aspects of technology and innovation.
Prior to his current position, Atul founded and managed a successful IT company specializing in financial data processing, software development, and information systems consulting. In addition to financial services, his overall IT career has covered an eclectic mix of areas including nuclear engineering, post-secondary education, and healthcare.
An engineer by trade, Atul has a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Saskatchewan with continuing professional education in corporate finance, project management, intellectual property law and strategic management from the University of California, Berkeley - Extension Division and from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Atul holds the I.S.P. and ITCP professional designations from the Canadian Information Processing Society.
A keen supporter of his local community, Atul has volunteered on numerous community boards including the Good Food Junction Co-operative and the Canadian Information Processing Society (Saskatchewan).