SEAN

About Sean:

As a serial entrepreneur, Sean has founded and lead 2 successful organizations over the past 10 years. He has a passion and reputation for building socially responsible products, integrated teams and scalable cultures.

Sean has served as a member of the SFU Board of Governors Responsible Investment Committee, was a member of the SFU Alumni Association Board and the Hong Kong Canada Business association board.

He is passionate about giving back to his community. He co-founded a local not for profit that has expanded to 8 countries with over 80,000 members and over $100,000 donated to local charities. Sean founded a community basketball tournament that grew to the largest in Western Canada, hosting 134 high school teams across a 3 day tournament. Also, he was chair of the Canadian Breast Cancer Pauline Chan dress up challenge for 5 years growing donations from $30,000 to $95,000, raising over $250,000.

Sean has been recognized by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada as the Most Exemplary Young Professional and was awarded the PwC CEO award, recognized as the employee of the year for the Canadian practice.

Sean is a husband and father of two girls, whose purpose in life is to distill moments with kindness and together make it happen.

Q&A

Q: What are you doing for fun?

A: Internal competitions and challenges. Hanging out with my 2 girls building forts and playing games.

 

Q: Best piece of advice you've received? 

A: Be kind.

 

Q: How are you staying active? 

A: Peloton.

 

Q: Advice for current SFU students and alumni during this time of physical distancing? 

A: Check in with yourself it’s never been more important, but easy with CheckingIn.co, our free app.