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VP Finance & Operations

The University of British Columbia | Vancouver Campus | Musqueam Traditional Territory
Finance Leadership Office | 1958 Main Mall, 6th Floor, Walter C. Koerner Library | Vancouver BC | Canada V6T 1Z2

Please contact the office with any comments, questions, or suggestions you may have, via:

Tel 604 822 2823



Contact the Office of the Vice-President

Sandy Zarka
Executive Assistant to the Vice-President
Coordinates the activities of the Vice-President and supports other projects as required.
Tel 604 822 2823

Contact a department of the VPFO


  • Comptroller
    The UBC Comptroller manages financial support across the University, and delivers key financial data and reporting to stakeholders.
  • Financial Operations
    Financial Operations provides financial management services and guides UBC through fiscal policies and regulations.
  • Treasury
    Treasury not only manages UBC’s assets, liabilities, and risks, but also administers key fiscal programs and processes.


  • Building Operations
    Building Operations manages the University’s lands, buildings, and fleets efficiently, safely, and sustainably.
  • Energy & Water Services
    Energy & Water Services manages UBC’s energy and water infrastructure and plays a key role in meeting campus sustainability targets.
  • Infrastructure Development
    Infrastructure Development manages the University’s existing and emerging needs, by planning, developing, renewing and renovating campus facilities.

Operations & Advising

  • VPFO Communications & Engagement
    VPFO Communications works to positively position the portfolio and its constituent departments within UBC and its community, and to facilitate the movement of operational and strategic information.
  • VPFO Human Resources
    The VPFO HR team consistently delivers strategic and operational business partner support for the VPFO and promote UBC’s people practices.
  • Safety & Risk Services
    Safety & Risk Services manages academic, operational, and financial risks at UBC.


  • Finance & Operations Okanagan
    Finance & Operations Okanagan ensures UBC’s Okanagan campus is an exceptional academic environment by managing the financial and operational aspects of campus life.