Bohdan Kabawskyj

Chair of Roundtable Engagement

Bohdan Zabawskyj leverages decades of C-level experience to help senior leadership teams deliver more business value in less time, align engineering with business goals, and solve systemic problems. Bohdan has over 30 years of experience in leading engineering, product, and strategic planning initiatives in both start-ups and large enterprises across diverse domains such as Health, Fintech, E-Commerce, Telecom, Media, Marketplaces, and HR Tech.

Bohdan has been involved in several successful exits and acquisitions, including Quandl (acquired by Nasdaq), Rypple (acquired by Salesforce), Audiobooks (acquired by RBMedia), and Clearnet (acquired by Telus). Bohdan has also contributed to numerous mission-critical B2C/B2B/SaaS system development and deployment scenarios, developed partnerships with leading suppliers worldwide, and formulated and executed regulatory and policy initiatives. Bohdan is also a named inventor in multiple patents worldwide, a co-founder of Fortay, a DEIB-centric People Experience platform, and founder of TrueNorthCTO, a pan-Canadian, not-for-profit, and volunteer-driven initiative where over 2,000 senior technology leaders exchange insights in a supportive and collaborative environment.