Mr. Pourian has owned and operated an independent consulting firm since 2008 (Pourian Consulting Inc.). He has held various senior management and executive roles, including Partner, Consulting Practice Leader, and Branch Manager. He is the former President and CEO of Sierra Systems Inc. He has been involved in mergers and acquisitions working closely with Board of Directors and investment advisors.
He has direct working experience in complex business development and delivery of large complex capital investment initiatives. He provides executive leadership for complete organizational and business transformation strategies with particular emphasis on value creation.
Mr. Pourian’s consulting, information management and information technology experience spans over 30 years and includes significant experience in strategic planning, contract management, program management, business transformation, change management and organizational design. His business advisory and management consulting industry experience spans government, manufacturing, banking, service, and retail industries.
Mr. Pourian has been an adjunct professor at the University of Victoria, teaching within the MBA Program. He holds a Master of Science degree, majoring in Management Information Systems from Sheffield City University, UK.