Former BlackBerry Executive Frenny Bawa Joins Vancouver's Nanotech Security


Nanotech Security, based out of Simon Fraser University, is welcoming back an alumnus to join the team for anti-counterfeit technology KolourOptiks.

Frenny Bawa (MBA'86), who earned a bachelor’s degree from SFU and an MBA from McGill University, has over 25 years of experience in the business. Most recently she served as the vice-president and managing director of BlackBerry. Bawa was also responsible for expanding BlackBerry’s global distribution channels as well as the operation in India but quit in 2011 to "pursure other interests." Currently, Bawa is currently serving on the British Columbia Jobs and Investment Board, the Dean’s External Advisory Board of the Beedie School of Business, SFU’s Foundation Board, and the India Advisory Council.

Read full article: Tech Vibes, May 22, 2013