Leaders - Meet The Pros

Leaders mash up business and tech to help projects & organizations succeed.




From her educational choices to current job as mission systems engineer at MDA Space Missions, Natalie has single-mindedly created a career path designed to achieve her dream of one day flying in outer space.

Starting with an electronics and engineering degree, Stuart Oliver has become an innovator and tech visionary with over 10 years of global experience with start-ups, Fortune 500 companies and now the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC).

“The fun part about working in tech is that it’s an ever-changing field with new products and services that are coming out constantly. My job is to learn, explore, and figure out ways to leverage and create a demand for these new technologies.”

Karen travels the world to work on tech projects that make services easier for AMEX’s customers.

As the manager of the Pre-Production Services Business Change & Asset Management team at RBC, John Riccio oversees a multi-million dollar technology testing budget as well as asset management, change initiatives, strategic communications and project management.