Nomination Date: 12/07/2018
The son of Sikh immigrants, Bobby is a successful entrepreneur – business professional with nearly two decades of experience in launching local and international start-up businesses. He has worked within retail, financial, consumer packaged goods, and government industries advising stakeholders within finance and strategy capacities.
As a champion of human rights, and a member of the persons with disabilities community, Bobby has dedicated much of his adult life advocating for the disenfranchised and disabled. He has served communities through active involvement in and membership on several non-profit organizations and boards within leadership, volunteer and consultative capacities. Specifically, Bobby has created and proposed policies to address barriers to education, and delays in the Canadian justice system. To date, Bobby continues to promote equity and empower all marginalized peoples and communities throughout Canada within a social justice and public policy context.
As related to educational background, Bobby holds Honors B.A. and B.Sc. degrees in Finance-Economics and Psychology from the University of Toronto, M.B.A. degree specialized in International Business, Finance and Strategy from the Schulich School of Business, and M.P.P.A.L degree in Public Policy Administration and Law and Graduate Diploma in Justice Administration from the School of Public Policy, York University.