Vice President & Global Head of Tax and Special Projects, WSP
Barbara is an award-winning finance and operations leader with more than 20 years of experience in taxation, treasury, international operations, talent development, and major compliance projects.
She has a proven track record in managing global acquisitions totaling more than US$4 billion and building top-performing offshore teams to mitigate risks and bring high-impact tax resource operations in-house.
Frequently invited to take on new roles due to a solid network, Barbara has a reputation for extensive knowledge of tax-related processes, and the ability to be operational within a day. She was named one of the Incontournables de la finance au Québec by the magazine Premières en affaires in 2009.
President and Chair, Pineda Foundation / World ENABLED; Council Member of Global Future Council on the Connected World, WEF
Senior Fellow, University of Ottawa’s Graduate School of Public and International Affairs