Jun 1, 2016

Trish Pekeles – Director, Financial Operations for the University of British Columbia

By PFM Search

PFM Executive Search is pleased to announce that Trish Pekeles has joined the University of British Columbia (UBC) as the Director, Financial Operations.

Trish brings over 20 years of strategic leadership in finance, both in the public and private sectors, coupled with experience across all core business functions and operations, including financial management and reporting, strategic planning, procurement, and contract negotiation. Trish joins UBC after working at BC Hydro for a number of years, where she held several financial leadership roles, ranging from Director Finance Generation, Technology, Power Smart and Partnerships; Executive Director Procurement; and Chief Strategy Officer. Previously, Trish was the Vice President of Finance and Administration with Vancouver Community College.

PFM Executive Search wishes Trish every success in her new role.

Our search firm provides outstanding facilitation of large and diverse Search & Selection Committees in our work with private, public and not-for-profit organizations. The hallmark of success for PFM Executive Search over the last 23-years has been our ability to develop a strong working relationship with Boards and Selection Committees in creating a seamless process that nets proven results for our clients.