Mr. Jay Nirula
For the last 15 years, Jay has been a partner with Gera & Nirula Professional Corporation, a Chartered Professional Accountant Firm in Vaughan, Ontario. Jay earned his B. Comm. from University of Toronto in 1983, his CPA, CA designation with Ernst & Young in 1989, and his MBA from University of Phoenix in 2014. Jay continues his professional development through various professional development courses at CPA Ontario, York University, Kellogg School of Business, and other such organizations. His professional experience includes investment banking, transportation, manufacturing, corporate travel, leisure travel, and public accounting. In November 2017, Jay was awarded the profession's highest mark of distinction, the Fellows (FCPA) designation by CPA Ontario.
Jay volunteers for various organizations, such as, University of Toronto (UTM Campus Council and Rotman School of Business), Huron College at University of Western Ontario (guest lecturer), Professional Conduct Committee member at CPA Ontario, and Aim for Seva Canada, which raises funds to build schools and hostels for underprivileged children in India. In the past Jay has served on various not for profit boards, such as The Community Foundation of Oakville, has mentored students at high school, college, and university levels, and volunteered extensively for organizations, such as The Cancer Society, The Red Cross, and Junior Achievement. Mr. Nirula began his second term as Campus Council member in 2019.