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Sema Burney, MBA, CPA, CA


Sema Burney is a dynamic Human Resources Professional armed with over 15 years of experience in the areas of Talent Acquisition, Diversity & Inclusion and Leadership Development. Born and raised in Quebec, Sema has always had a keen interest in diversity and cross-cultural management and has witnessed firsthand the changing face of our population. Fluently bilingual, she offers consulting services to Quebec and Canadian organizations seeking to better leverage a diverse workforce and create a competitive advantage.

As a Chartered Professional Accountant and holder of a Masters in Business Administration from McGill University, Sema brings a refreshing vision to the HR world with her keen business sense and her solid understanding of the bottom line. She has worked with both private and public sector clients spanning several industries including government, transportation, financial services and retail.  

Throughout her career, Sema has been renowned for her positive attitude, her energy and her passion for people. As an experienced corporate trainer and an inspiring speaker, she prides herself on her ability to relate to employees at all levels within an organization.