Interim Vice-President, Finance
Yale is responsible for supporting strategic treasury initiatives for all UBC campuses and locations. This includes implementing strategic plans in cash and debt management and business contract management as well as the strategic direction and leadership support of financial liquidity, capital financing, corporate borrowing, cash management, financial projects management, tax, leases, and revenue accounting.
Yale has over 25 years of capital markets and corporate experience. He joined UBC from Aritzia, where he served as Treasurer and previously held senior roles with Finning International and Capital Power Corporation, along with progressively senior financial positions with BC Hydro, including five years as Treasurer.
Yale currently serves his community as a member of the Finance Committee of the Board at West Point Grey Academy. He was previously a member of the United Way of the Lower Mainland Campaign Cabinet and a member of the Board of Directors of the Big Brothers of Greater Vancouver Foundation.
Yale is a commerce graduate from UBC and earned his Masters in Business Administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management. Yale also holds his Chartered Financial Analyst and Chartered Professional Accountant designations.