About Us

The VP Finance & Operations portfolio provides strategic leadership and support for UBC’s academic vision through financial and operational management excellence. Under the leadership of the VP Finance & Operations, the eight units in the portfolio are responsible for the stewardship of UBC’s physical and financial assets. This includes overseeing a $2.5 billion budget, as well as the $1.2 billion endowment, and all university facilities. The VP Finance & Operations also manages the university’s relationships with the UBC Investment Management Trust (IMANT) and UBC Properties Trust. In all the portfolio’s responsibilities, the VP Finance & Operations is committed to the values of accountability and transparency.

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Key contacts to get the VPFO working for you as well as direct connections to the department’s leadership.


The VP Finance & Operations portfolio consists of eight highly-integrated units. While each has a defined purpose, all the units work cohesively to deliver exceptional service to the university.


Together, the VPFO provides the university with prudent financial and operational stewardship and ensures UBC’s reputation as a world-class institution.


Get to know what's happening in all the units of the VPFO that affects users across the Vancouver campus.

Strategic Plan

The VPFO strategic plan is constantly being refined and will tightly integrate with the new UBC strategic plan currently in development.

Our People

Get to know the people of the VPFO and the latest changes to our service teams.