Sischa Maharaj

Sischa Maharaj
Associate Director, Business Development & Client Relations
Rotman School of Management – University of Toronto

Sischa is passionate about empowering students to reach their full potential and to find a meaningful career with top global firms. Her mission is to find and create global employment opportunities that make our world a better place. At UofT, she has worked in career services and student life for over 8 years, supporting over 3000 Graduate and Undergraduate students.

Sischa is the Associate Director of Business Development and Client Relations. She leads an outstanding team who build and deepen strategic relationships with employers who match and market MBAs for internships and FT roles. Previous to joining UFT, Sischa had a 12 year career in financial services at BMO and CIBC. At CIBC, she led leadership development programs, diversity recruitment and campus intake programs. At BMO she managed high net worth personal and commercial clients.

Sischa received the first ever Canadian HR Reporter individual achievement award as part of TRIEC’s Immigrant Success Awards. She is a U of T grad with an Honours BA and a Specialist in Management. She grew up in Canada and the West Indies. She embraces world cultures, water sports and enjoys authentic spicy food.