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Ravy Por

Leader – Partnerships and Outreach, Advanced Analytics
Desjardins Group

Ravy Por is Leader – Partnerships and Outreach, Advanced Analytics at Desjardins Group. She has more than 10 years of experience in the financial sector where nearly half was in artificial intelligence. She began her career in actuarial science and then held senior analyst positions, first in credit risk modelling at the National Bank of Canada and then in business intelligence at the Société des casinos du Québec.

Very active in the community, Ms. Por is involved in various educational and technological initiatives as an innovation and artificial intelligence expert. She also participates in numerous community and cultural organizations. She was a member of CIRANO’s 2018 and 2019 Avant Garde classes. She has received many honours in her career, including Université de Montréal’s 2020 Prix de la relève, the Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers, the Women’s Leadership award from the Regroupement des jeunes chambres de commerce du Québec (RJCCQ) and the Young women in Technology award by Generation W and the Women’s Y Foundation.

Ms. Por holds a Bachelor’s in Mathematical Sciences with a specialization in Actuarial Sciences from Université de Montréal and certificates in project management and financial management from HEC Montréal. Recipient of an RJCCQ scholarship, she completed the Administrateurs de la relève training.

APPOINTMENT DATE

  • August 28, 2019

Committee

  • Governance and Ethics