Jennifer Vlasiu has an honours bachelor of commerce from the University of British Columbia, where she was the recipient of an International Leader of Tomorrow Award. She also completed the Global Leadership Program at the Yale School of Management.
Jennifer’s work experience runs the gamut from professional services to corporate to startups. She most recently worked at a wireless network technology startup and with Uber Technologies, where she was one of the company’s youngest operations managers, managing the growth of three cities in Southwestern Ontario. Prior to Uber, Jennifer spent three years working in finance, new product development and partnerships with PepsiCo. She has also had exposure to other organizations through internships with the United States Department of Commerce, Target Canada and J.P. Morgan.
While she currently resides in Toronto, Jennifer has lived in four countries, spanning three continents, and she has varying degrees of proficiency in five languages. In her spare time, she is involved in the local tech ecosystem as an operations lead with Ladies Learning Code.