Michael Lam, Program Director
Michael Lam, with his bachelor and master degrees in Public Administration and Certified Career Development Practitioner (CCDP) qualifications, started his credentials in the employment services and vocational training field since 1990. Working as the Program Director of Employment Services at S.U.C.C.E.S.S., one of the largest immigrant serving agencies located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Michael strongly advocates labour market driven employment services and training programs in both funded and cost-recovery models. Michael works closely with the federal as well as the provincial governments to address skill shortage issues in Canada, and also represents S.U.C.C.E.S.S. on different boards and committees.
Nuno Jordao, Senior Loan Advisor/ Team Lead
Born in Portugal, Nuno has a solid and versatile professional experience, including over 12 years in management and 10 years as a lawyer. With a strong background in Human Resources and Business Development, Nuno worked in both public and private sectors, where he established strong relationships with clients, employers and stakeholders. Nuno is passionate about working with people, teams and organizations to implement strategies to overcome inclusion barriers related to topics such as immigration and social justice. He holds a law degree and is a Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR).
Kanika Mehra, Loan Advisor/Industry Liaison Officer
Kanika is a highly efficient individual with over three years experience in Marketing and Research. She has experience locally and internationally in both profit and non-profit sectors. With intense passion she aims at helping the Internationally Trained Professionals to establish their career in Canada. Recently she has been contributing her knowledge and expertise to the FCR Team, as a Loan Advisor.
Henry Xie, Loan Advisor (In Transition)
Henry is a highly trained individual with expertise in both financial management and employment counseling fields. He possesses a Master Degree in Business Administration, a Financial Management Diploma from BCIT, and holds BC Certified Career Development Practitioner (CCDP) designation. Henry has nine years of experience with S.U.C.C.E.S.S. helping immigrants explore their career goals here in Canada including setting career goals, choosing education and training, and securing the employment that fit their skills and experience.