Michael Zahra

North York General Hospital Board of Governors

Michael Zahra

Michael Zahra is the President of Staples Business Advantage, and was previously President of Yahoo and President of Schlumberger RMS with prior positions at Motorola and Alcatel. He is currently on the Board of the Oak Ridges Moraine Land Trust and was previously on the Board of Junior Achievement and the Board of Computers for Schools and has been involved in activities with Bullfrog Power, Tree Canada, Evergreen, Habitat for Humanity, Mississauga Food Bank, YMCA and Boys & Girls Clubs.

Michael has a B.A.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Toronto, an M.B.A. in International Business, Trade & Commerce from City University, Seattle and a P.Log from the Logistics Institute.

He has additionally taken numerous programs in Cybersecurity, Leadership, Execution, etc. from institutions such as MIT, Harvard, Queen's University and the University of Virginia. He has also taken numerous Fiduciary and Advisory Board programs from the Institute of Corporate Directors.

Michael was born in Toronto and is a world traveller and published photographer having photographed in over 50 countries.