Supriya James leads the Human Resources function for CWB Financial Group.
In this role, she oversees the human resources function for a diversified financial services organization providing specialized service in banking, trust and wealth management. With experience in diverse areas of Human Resource Management, Supriya’s expertise is in developing and implementing sustainable human resource strategies that align with and support the strategic business direction of the organization. Supriya has lived and worked in four countries and has led the Human Resources function in several industries including banking, retail, property development, hotels and the government. Supriya is passionate about building high performing teams. In her career, her biggest reward has been the privilege of working with and developing some incredible, diverse talent in the businesses she has been associated with. Her education background includes a Bachelor with Honors’ degree in Economics and a Masters in Human Resources Management.
Supriya is passionate about giving back to the community of Edmonton and sits on the board of the YWCA Edmonton and the Program Advisory Committee for Norquest College. Supriya enjoys working to advocate for empowering and supporting women in their lives and their careers. She is especially passionate about supporting immigrant women in their journey into the community.