Iraj Pourian

 Iraj Pourian
Adjunct Professor



  • Board experience
  • Senior executive/strategic leadership
  • Public company leadership and compliance
  • Managing/leading growth
  • Business management
  • Human resources
  • Corporate governance
  • Risk management
  • Government relations and service delivery
  • Information services industry
  • Information technology
  • International business
Mr. Pourian’s background in consulting, information management and information technology spans over 30 years and includes significant experience in strategic planning, contract management, program management, business transformation, change management and organizational design.

Mr. Pourian has owned and operated Pourian Consulting Inc. since 2008. He is the former President and CEO of Sierra Systems Inc. He has been involved in mergers and acquisitions, working closely with board of directors and investment advisors.

He has direct working experience in complex business development and delivery of large complex capital investment initiatives. He provides executive leadership for complete organizational and business transformation strategies with particular emphasis on value creation. His business advisory and management consulting industry experience spans government, manufacturing, banking, service and retail industries.

Mr. Pourian has been an adjunct professor at the University of Victoria, teaching within the MBA Program. He holds a Master of Science degree, majoring in Management Information Systems, from Sheffield City University, U.K.