Leveraging IT to Drive Business Value
Riaz Raihan is the National Vice President of Value Engineering for SAP Canada. Riaz leads the national value engineering team across Canada and is a member of SAP Canada’s executive leadership team. Value Engineering is SAP’s proprietary approach for engaging with customers to identify, quantify and realize business value from technology investments. Riaz has worked with and advised executives at in the following sectors: Hi-tech (Nortel, Research in Motion, Open Text); Telecommunications (Telus, Bell Canada); Energy and Utilities (Direct Energy, Ontario Power Generation, Hydro One, Enmax, Enbridge); Financial Services (Royal Bank of Canada, Bank of Nova Scotia); and Public Services (Government of Manitoba, Purolator).
Prior to joining SAP, Riaz developed a broad area of expertise by working in a number of industry verticals such as energy, oil and gas, financial services, automotive and telecommunications. He was able to parlay his diverse knowledge by holding various consulting and management positions with blue-chip firms including Accenture, Cap Gemini Ernst & Young and Coopers & Lybrand. Riaz is a Certified Management Consultant (CMC) with the Canadian Association of Management Consultants (CAMC) and is a member of MENSA.