Leadership

Yogesh Srivastava
Chief Executive Officer

Yogesh Srivastava is the Chief Executive Officer of Intellizim Corporation and Founder of Realzim, Private Trusted Network.

With over 25 years of diversified experience across the globe (Canada, United States, Philippines, Middle East and India), Yogesh has played assorted roles ranging from driving large integration programs to setting up the foundation of global delivery models and IT strategy. He is passionate in solving complex business problems and global project execution.

Early on, Yogesh had been instrumental in assisting a Multipurpose Identification pilot project implemented for security and checking infiltration. He has also been part of the research and technical validation efforts for Multipurpose Citizen Identification Scheme. The Realzim concept is an evolution of the above along with his Project work in the MBA Program in Strategies for Sustainable Development at the Haskayne School of Business.

Yogesh, with over two decades of experience in technology, has also extensively worked in the heavy industrial sector. He has led Implementation, Customization, Support and Training of Engineering design tools and introduction of new systems and techniques, at regional and corporate levels. His leadership expertise includes multi-office global project execution setups, project data and document deliverables, 3D CAD Systems, Project Information management, Construction Interface management and Engineering management. He is also a frequent speaker at leading business, technology and academic forums. Yogesh is also a Co-Chair in Construction Owners Association of Alberta.

He strongly believes that innovation happens at the front lines – in the villages, small townships or by the craft at construction sites. Countries or Corporations that can harness such efforts and put them on a relevant business platform will always be in demand, be it a downturn or times of growth.

He has graduated in Bachelor of Engineering and an MBA specializing in International Business from University of Calgary.

Narjis Shahzad
Director, Global Network & Operations

Ms. Narjis is a business professional with over 9 years of extensive experience in Canada and USA. Her leadership experience includes leading company operations, customer relationship management and organization strategy. As a core member of Intellizim, Narjis’s focus was on shaping Intellizim’s global brand in order to maintain the track record of rapidly growing market and mind share.

Over her tenure at Intellizim, Narjis has held leadership positions across Product Management, Business development, Global network and operations. In her previous role as Manager of Product management and Business development, she helped in the development of a private trusted network extending the social media concept for purposeful interactions. She has initiated collaborative works in virtual team settings, taking on differences in work, behavior and attitudes across diverse groups and cultures. She leads development of a positive organizational culture and environment that is motivating and promotes exceptional team performance.

Narjis has been instrumental in setting up far reaching processes in the product platform. She has helped align human behavior, social interactions, communications when applied in an online environment, especially in parental and children context. She is a people person and leader with deep understanding of the real life issues at an individual, family and societal levels across major cultures of the world.

Narjis is reputed for her strong work ethics. She is known for her exceptional ability for providing subject matter expertise in social media networks. She represents Intellizim in several external business forums.

Narjis holds a Masters degree in Psychology and a Bachelors degree in English literature & Psychology.

Dominic Rozario
Director: Bussiness Development & Legal risk mangement

Mr. Dominic is responsible for providing legal counsel with respect to the strategic direction and overall business objectives of the Company, running our compliance functions, and ensuring integration of the legal, government affairs and security functions with the day-to-day operations of the Company.

He has over 25 years of experience in India, Kenya and Canada. His expertise includes Risk Management and Insurance. Prior to joining Intellizim, he was a consultant for large corporations, including Refineries, Fertilizer producers, Oil & Gas companies, Power generation companies, Rail Road Company and other large industrial corporations.

His major role was assisting clients in identifying risks and managing them in various ways including insurance placements in international insurance markets. He was a known expert in managing complex claims and recovering claims under the relevant insurance policies.

Mr. Dominic is a qualified insurance professional in India (Fellow of Insurance Institute of India), Canada (Fellow of Insurance Institute of Canada) and USA (Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter – Insurance Institute of America). He is also a qualified Risk Management Professional with the Global Risk Management Institute – New York.

He obtained his M.Com from University of Madras, India and MBA from University of Calgary, Canada.

Abhishek Srivastava
Director: Finance & Operations And Europe Operations

Mr. Abhishek oversees the Company’s worldwide Financial Planning & Analysis, Accounting & Controllership, Tax, Investor Relations, Treasury, Internal Audit and Enterprise Risk Management functions.

Abhishek is responsible for defining strategy for each of the markets within Europe and building deep relationships with customers. He is also responsible for driving Intellizim’s localization approach, driving marketing investments and exploring potential inorganic growth opportunities.

Prior to joining Intellizim, Abhishek has held positions as Associate Director, Senior Financial Engineer in reputable trading companies in London, UK and USA. His work experience spans not only the financial sector but also in software development where he has direct hands on experience working in technology firms.

He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Engineering from University of Mumbai and his Master of Science in Financial Mathematics from University of Chicago, Chicago, IL and Post Graduate Study (Master of Science in Finance) from University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL.

Raksh Joshi
Director: Business Relations

Raksh leads Intellizim’s business relationship development activities. He represents the company in the business community, government agencies and other international institutions. He also drives the promotion of the brand in various events and trade associations.

Raksh has keen interest in Politics and he is an active member from Calgary, Alberta in the Conservative party. He is an avid participant in local, regional and international current affairs and has been recognized by the government of Canada for his significant contributions in promoting Canadian business overseas. His interests overlap both, business and sports and specializes in government / community relations.

He has been on the Canadian trade mission to Europe, representing Alberta Business in 2013, 2014. With over 30 years of experience, he has held several positions as:

  • Director of DMC Management Consulting
  • Director: Canadian Agro Corporation
  • Member of Indo Canada Chamber of Commerce
  • Chairman Jagran Society of Calgary
  • VP Hindu Society of Calgary
  • Director Punjabi Council
  • Commissioner of Oaths

He also serves as an advisor the MIDBFA (Mac’s Independent Dealers Benevolent Fund Association) that has over 467 store membership across Canada. Raksh has degree in Bachelor of Commerce and Company Secretary.

Harish Iyer
Senior Exec. Associate: Technology & Development Strategy

A collaborative and resourceful leader, Harish, offers a pragmatic and forward thinking approach towards in delivering IT solutions ensuring a constant focus on innovation, inspiring team to peak performance, and cultivate long lasting relationships built on respect, loyalty, and trust. His multicultural background has been a defining strategy in enabling the team to cohesively deliver great results in cross-functional cross-cultural globally distributed environments.

His work experience involves: Requirement engineering – Project management – Stakeholder management – Planning and Estimation – Change management – Digital transformation – Presales – Scrum – BPM – Usability – User experience – UAT; also led the team as a product owner, responsible for product strategy, requirement management and solution delivery for citizen facing interactive applications within our digital transformation program, CONNECT NPS. Technical lead and requirement analyst focussed on delivering Mainframe solutions to perform back office operations in Capital Markets. Also has hands on product development experience as Software developer in IBM Mainframe technologies

  • Education
  • Executive MBA at Kellogg Northwestern University Kellogg, United States – Germany; Oct.2017 exp.
  • Bachelor of Engineering, University of Mumbai, Mumbai, 2004 India