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Anju Virmani

Chief Information Officer, Cargojet (Canada)

Anju provides technology leadership to Cargojet Airways Inc and helps to effectively manage technology and business risks.

With a passion for innovation and proven track record of successful digital transformations , Anju has made contribution to various  diverse industries including transportation, healthcare, finance and insurance.

She advises start ups initiatives of emerging technologies focussed on bringing about social change, inclusiveness and transparency in some of the most pressing social issues of our times.

Anju has a keen interest in corporate governance and has served on many non-profit and crown corporations boards.  Currently she servers on the board of Ontario Health.

Through her family foundation, Anju started the largest scholarship for women in STEM at Ryerson University. The first 4 recipients were announced in October 2019 and will receive mentorship and opportunities for internships in addition to the financial support. Anju supports socially impactful initiatives in education and health care through her family foundation.

Anju holds a B.sc and B.Ed from the University of Delhi, INDIA and an M.BA from the City University of New York. Anju has also received the Charter Director designation from McMaster University.