SFU OUTSTANDING ALUMNI AWARD RECIPIENT, 2015
Zabeen Hirji has twice been named a Top 25 Women of Influence as she is an internationally recognized champion for diversity and inclusion and also active in youth employment. She is a frequent commentator in the media on the themes of leadership, talent management, youth and diversity. As RBC’s Chief Human Resources Officer with global responsibility for Human Resources, Brand, Communications and Corporate Citizenship, Hirji has brought a fresh perspective to the human resources and corporate citizenship field by looking beyond convention and being creative in how talent is recruited, engaged, developed and retained. She was named Catalyst Canada Honours Champion in 2014 for leadership in the advancement of women and minorities and inducted into Canada's Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Hall of Fame by the Women’s Executive Network in 2012.
Published in April 2016