Tanya Zakaib

Tanya Zakaib, HR Manager

Tanya has more than 8 years of HR experience, most recently joining EMERGE from Mastercard Foundation. Tanya has extensive HR experience in organizations spanning the retail, professional services and not-for-profit industries, working with staff in Canada, the United States and Africa. She has assisted these organizations with talent acquisition, performance management, strategic HR planning, compensation and benefits, and learning and development.

Having a passion for people, she’s driven by providing exceptional employee experiences and takes pride in creating an atmosphere where employees can flourish in their roles. Tanya believes the key to success for any individual is not only hard work and talent, but also the ability to learn continuously, work collaboratively and have high standards of operational excellence. Tanya holds a BBA Hons from the University of Guelph, in addition to a Human Resources Management Postgraduate Certificate from Humber College.