Author, Coach, Speaker


I am a husband, father of 2 humans+ 1 pup,  social entrepreneur, and sports nut. I am currently a Professor of Leadership and Human Resources at Seneca College in Toronto. Combining my passion for organizational culture and understanding the Canadian immigrant experience, I work to help organizations understand how a diverse and inclusive culture improves individual and organization performance. I have over 30 years of experience as a senior human resources professional, consultant, author and educator.

Some interesting tidbits about me…

Favourite quote: “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter”

Favourite books: Everything that Remains, The Sufi Book of Life, The Little Prince, Invisible Women.

Favourite food: Biryani, masala chicken, tiramisu, sticky toffee pudding
Favourite sports teams: Liverpool FC, Toronto Raptors, Toronto Blue Jays, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto FC.
Favourite websites: Zen Habits, Marc and Angel, Side Hustle School, My Modern Met, The School of Life, The Daily Maverick
Favourite podcasts: Revisionist History with Malcolm Gladwell, Guy Kawasaki’s Remarkable People, The Tim Ferris Show, Re: Thinking with Adam Grant
Songs that make me happy: Brown Eyed Girl, When Doves Cry, Budapest, Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head, You Can Call Me Al, Imagine, What a Wonderful World
If I had a year with no commitments: I would visit every baseball stadium in the MLB
Favourite drink: Strawberry milkshake in the summer and lemon tea with honey in winter
Favourite movies: Shawshank Redemption, 12 Angry Men, Toy Story, Straight Outta Compton, Baby Driver, Enter the Dragon, Crash, The Emperor’s Club.
Favourite TV Shows: Kim’s Convenience, After Life, The Office, The Wonder Years, Breaking Bad, Cheers, Friends, Frasier, Newhart, Animal Kingdom, Bad Sisters, Slow Horses, The Bear.
Favourite childhood hero: Bruce Lee