Current Team

Directors

Directors

Photos: Albert Yang
Bipasha Bipasha Gandhi (fourth-year Accounting Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group since 2017 and a director since 2019. She was a mentee and competitor in prior years. Bipasha is also an active member of the on-campus business societies and the Centre for Student Engagement. She has broad experience working in the accounting industry, having worked at PwC within Assurance, EY within Risk Assurance and H&R Block within the tax practice. In her free time Bipasha loves dancing and filming the next episode of her business video series, Limelight.
Dylan Dylan Gervais (fourth-year Finance Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group since 2018 and a director since 2019. He is also the chief of staff for the IMI Business Association. Over the past three summers, Dylan has interned at a law firm and intends to pursue law school after graduating. Dylan is from Timmins, speaks French and enjoys camping and the outdoors.
Chris

Chris Wong (third-year Finance Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group since 2018 and a director since 2019. He is also an Economics TA for a second-year microeconomics course. Chris has broad experience working in the financial services industry, having worked at Manulife as an Operations Analyst and BMO Capital Markets as a Financial Analyst. In his free time Chris enjoys spending time with friends and family and catching up on the latest episode of Succession and Westworld.

Competitors

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Frances Frances Eghre-Bello (third-year Accounting Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and a competitor since 2019. She is also a TA for both the Department of Economics and the Department of Management, and the accounting director for the IMI Business Association. In her free time Frances enjoys thrifting in Toronto and Mississauga and binging the latest releases on Netflix.
Tyler

Tyler Genier (fourth-year Accounting Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and a competitor since 2019. He is also the president of DECA UTM for the 2019 - 2020 academic year. Tyler has experience working as an accounting intern at GVA Lighting, and he has a passion for case competitions. His most recent successes include placing second at DECA’s Provincials Quiz Bowl category, and second place at RISE in the finance category. During his free time Tyler enjoys golfing, playing frisbee with his dog Levi and spending time with friends. 

Arshad Arshad Khairullah (third-year Accounting Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group since 2018 and a competitor since 2019. He is also a LAUNCH Leader. Arshad was awarded the UTM Transition Titan Award and the UTM Professional Skills Development Program Champion Award. He was part of teams that won second place in the IMI Finance Competition, and third place in the Show Me the Green Case Competition. He authored his first book at the age of fourteen, and has a passion for mentoring, singing and origami. He enjoys spending time with his family, as well as travelling and trying different cuisines. 
Amir Amir Kheradmand (third-year Finance Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and a competitor since 2019. He is also the director of finance at the IMI Business Association. Amir also has experience working in the financial services industry, having worked at the Creative Destruction Lab as a financial analyst. In his free time Amir enjoys spending time with friends and family and catching up on the latest in the World of Horology.
Shyamal Shyamal Lahoti (fourth-year Finance Specialist and Math Minor) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group since 2017 and a competitor since 2018. He is an active member of the UTM community, as a peer mentor to junior year students, and as a consultant for student organizations and initiatives. Shyamal has a unique set of skills developed through his math intensive studies, projects focused on coding and excel, and his internship at a mid-market insurance firm, Foresters Financial. In his free time Shyamal enjoys playing the piano, powerlifting, and complaining about the ending of Game of Thrones.
Sabrina Sabrina Rodgers (fourth-year Accounting Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group since 2017 and a competitor since 2019. Sabrina is also an Accounting and Finance TA for second- and third-year courses. Sabrina has experience working in the auditing services industry, having worked at KPMG as an auditor. In her free time, Sabrina enjoys hiking, reading, and spending time with friends and family.
Arashdeep Arashdeep (Arsh) Salh (fifth-year Management Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group since 2017. He holds the record for the Most Competitions and Best W/L Ratio by successfully placing in 9/18 competitions, including IMIC’s only win at a graduate-level competition where his team placed first. In the 2018-2019 academic year Arsh also led the second largest academic society on campus to win the Most Innovative and Most Charitable awards and completed a summer term as a business analyst with RBC Technology & Operations. Arsh is graduating in April 2020 with a BBA, specializing in Business Management with a minor in Sociology.
Deepti Deepti Sanwalka (third-year Management Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and a competitor since 2019. She is also the Business Banquet director for IMI Business Association and has worked with the UTM Residence Council from 2017-2019. Deepti enjoys working in teams and solving problems, and applied these skills during her internships at PwC and at White Media Marketing. In her free time she enjoys talking to her family and friends back in India and playing badminton. 
Kirari Kirari Sasaki (third-year Accounting Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and a competitor since 2019. She is also a TA for both the Department of Economics and the Department of Management. Kirari has experience working in the oil and gas industry within accounting and corporate finance. She has worked at SECURE Energy Services, a midsize oil and gas company, as a Financial Accounting intern. In her free time, Kirari enjoys spending time with friends, and thrift shopping in downtown Toronto. 
Matteo Matteo Scurci (third-year Finance Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and a competitor since 2019. He is a first-year economics TA, co-chair for UTM’s largest networking conference and founded UTM’s first ever business pride alliance. Matteo has worked in some of Canada’s largest financial institutions and non-profits, including BMO Financial Group as a Sales Force analyst and Pride Toronto as an assistant to the Director of Sponsorship. In his free time Matteo enjoys going for long runs and re-watching live Beyoncé performances.
Yoshita

Yoshita Sehjpal (third-year Accounting Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and a competitor since 2019. She is also the CMO of a video series with the Department of Management called Limelight and a Peer Leadership coach with the Centre for Student Engagement. Yoshita has experience working in the accounting sector, having worked with ABC Group Product Development as a summer accounting placement. In her free time Yoshita enjoys working out, kickboxing and swimming. As well, she loves to read and spend time with her family.  

Shravan Shravan Vijayabaskaran (third-year Manaagement Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and competitor since 2019. He hosts his own podcast, Industry Insights, where he interviews industry professionals about their personal experiences. Shravan has broad experience working in the financial services industry as a Finance Operations Analyst doing both internal change management and fixed income valuations at OMERS. In his free time, you can find him on the soccer field trying to master his free kicks or at local Rubik’s Cube competitions. 

Mentees

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Rohun Rohun Baijal (second-year Finance Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and a mentee since 2019. He is currently pursuing an Economics Major and has extensive experience in debate competitions relating to finance and economics, as well as experience working in merchandising at retailers such as Old Navy and Canadian Tire. In his free time Rohun enjoys playing soccer and tennis and spending time with friends and family.
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Pinar Armagan Kahraman (second-year Management Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and a mentee since 2019. She is also a career assistant at UTM's Career Centre and an FLC assistant at UTM's Li Koon Chun Financial Learning Centre. Pinar has volunteer experience working as the head of merchandise for Vancouver International Children’s Festival and as a basketball coach for Burnaby MoreSports and Moscrop Secondary School. In her free time Pinar likes hanging out with friends, exploring the city, and sleeping.

Raunaq Rohile Raunaq Rohile (second-year Finance Specialist) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and mentee since 2019. He has vast experience in research and analysis as an associate and member for UTM Capital Management since 2018 and as a research assistant at the UTM Career Centre. He has experience working at KPMG as an audit intern in the Infrastructure, Government and Healthcare industry. In his free time, Raunaq enjoys going to the gym, listening to podcasts, spending time with friends and family and re-watching The Office. 
Raina

Raina Saksena (third-year Management Specialist and Psychology Major) has been a member of the IMI Competition Group and a mentee since 2019. She has experience working for multiple organizations in market research and analysis, media and marketing, operations management and in the hospitality, fashion, medical and financial services industries. In her free time, Raina has a passion for dance, food and combines these passions in the not-profit sector through volunteer work.