AWF Summer Webinar: Disruptive Innovation in Business & Finance

July 14, 2021, 1:00 - 2:00 PM

Sponsored by KPMG, Moneris and Wells Fargo





Join us online on July 14, 2021 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm for a discussion about the impact of disruptive innovation on business and finance. Our guest speakers Rajeev Shankar, Partner, Management Consulting, Finance Transformation at KPMG, Narmin Vasanji, Partner, Management Consulting, Advisory Services at KPMG and Amy Maraone, VP, Marketing & Communications at Moneris will share their take on the topic.

Upon registering, a link to join the meeting will be sent to the email you register with. 

Date: Wednesday, July 14, 2021 

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Format: Virtual Meeting

Tickets: $20 plus GST*

*A portion of the proceeds supports the AWF Scholarship Fund


Guest Speakers

Rajeev Shankar
Partner, Management Consulting, Finance Transformation, KPMG

2021/Rajeev_shanker_Portrait.jpgWith nearly 25 years of professional services experience dedicated to finance and business transformation, Rajeev is passionate about driving and delivering successful transformation outcomes and held executive roles in retail and financial services, as well as senior advisory positions in consulting.

As a Finance Transformation Leader, he has led technology implementation in corporate services, including optimizing the finance function through the transformation of Procure-to-Pay, Order-to-Cash, Close-to-report with Oracle, SAP, Peoplesoft; executing coaching on LEAN Six Sigma principles with the mindset of driving higher adoption of LEAN practices.

Rajeev has worked across geographies in Europe, Middle East, Asia, and America and consulted with clients across numerous industries, including retail, government, financial services, oil & gas, and telecommunications.

Rajeev is excited to embark on his new chapter at KPMG as an agent of change to drive successful outcomes through a mutually connected network of value-driven individuals.

Narmin Vasanji
Partner, Management Consulting, Advisory Services, KPMG


Narmin is a Partner in KPMG's Management Consulting practice, dedicated to helping clients transform corporate services functions through a holistic approach by implementing new service delivery models, processes, and technology to drive better value for the business.

Narmin specializes in the transformation of finance and procurement functions and leads these practices in Calgary. Other key area of focuses also includes program management, ERP, and cloud technology implementation, automation, organizational design, and change management. Narmin brings over 20 years of professional services experience in the oil and gas, power and utilities, and retail sectors.

Amy Maraone
Vice President, Marketing & Communications, Moneris

2021/Amy_Maraone_Headshot_2020_Portrait.jpgAmy Maraone is the Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Moneris where she leads an integrated marketing and communications strategy overseeing analytics, omnichannel strategy development, marketing automation, and content creation.

A senior marketer with over 20+ years’ experience, Amy has implemented and led digital marketing transformations across B2B organizations including previous engagements at LoyaltyOne, Canadian Securities Institute (CSI) and Microsoft.