FARIBA ANDERSON, CHEIF EXECUTIVE OFFIER, ACUTENET INC

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Fariba Anderson is the Chief Executive Officer at AcuteNet Inc. providing software solutions for the Healthcare industry.  Fariba has held senior positions with Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, Municipal Property Assessment Corporation, Allstream, Bell, Compuware, Rogers and Imperial Oil.  Fariba is recognized by the Privacy Commissioner of Ontario as Privacy Ambassador due to her leadership to embed Privacy by Design within the technology construct. 

Fariba is a Director at Seneca College Board of Governors, St Joseph's Health Centre and Rotman Vision Fund Board.  Fariba also is a member of the University of Toronto College of Electors and YMCA of Greater Toronto Audit Committee, Seneca College Academic Planning and Student Affairs Committee, St Joseph's Health Centre Quality Committee and Pension Committee. Fariba has been recognized as one of Canada's top 100 Women Entrepreneurs and recipient of the University of Toronto Arbor Award.  In 2011 Fariba was shortlisted as one of Canada's Top 25 Immigrants.  In 2014 and 2013, Fariba was respectively nominated for ITAC CIO of the Year Award and CATA Alliance Wilfrid Laurier University Public Sector Leadership in Advanced Technology Award.