Mechanical Engineering Technology, Automotive Manufacturing, 1999
Founder and CEO, ZERV Inc.
Rishi Ghuldu’s career in automotive and mining is impressive. He facilitated $200 million in synergy identification from Barrick Gold’s $10.3-billion acquisition of PlacerDome and led the business improvement team to realize $330 million through value-creation projects. Leading Goldcorp’s operational excellence function, he yielded benefits of $230 million and led the supply chain transformation, delivering $26 million in annual net savings. He was Goldcorp’s ‘synergy’ lead for the Newmont-Goldcorp merger, creating the world’s largest gold mining company. He’s co-founder and president of CanEducate, a charity that’s supported 20,000 children with educational scholarships since 2010. A lifelong learner, he was 2013 Valedictorian, Kellogg-Schulich EMBA program.