Ravi Vijh, Principal & CEO
to joining Search Practice in the early nineties and founding Myriad International, Ravi was
President/CEO of major subsidiaries of American and European
multinationals. He worked for McKesson, Brooke Bond (Unilever),
Ford Motor and C.C. Friesland International. His functional
experience encompasses organizational development, international
sales and marketing, manufacturing and operations, quality
systems, strategic planning, and mergers and acquisitions.
He has lived and worked on four continents.
Ravi received a post-graduate Honours Degree in
Engineering from the University of St. Andrews, Scotland. He had exceptional scholastic
achievements, gaining two University Degrees whilst still in his teens. Professional designations
include:P.Eng., C.Eng, F.I.Mech.E. (U.K.), and Eur. Eng.
For several years, Ravi was a member of the visiting Faculty
at the World Trade Institute, New York. Managers and Executives
from over 100 companies have attended Ravi's lectures and
seminars; this provides him with a very large network of
high quality individuals. A Consultant on multiple aspects
of global business, Ravi was adjunct Professor at the University
of Toronto and Consultant at York University.
Ravi is active
in community matters and has volunteered with organizations such as Rotary, Cheshire Homes and
Canadian Helen Keller Centre for The Deaf and Blind, The March of Dimes, and The Toronto Board
of Trade. He has served on several Boards as Chair.