Ciara Wakita,
Principal, Hugessen Consulting

Ciara has been a trusted advisor to executives and boards for over 15 years. She is specialized in high performance teams, board effectiveness, and leadership alignment.

Ciara is a seasoned facilitator and leadership alignment expert that helps boards and executive teams prioritize what needs to get done, and how best to do it together.

Prior to joining Hugessen, Ciara was a Senior Manager at Deloitte Consulting in the Human Capital practice. She has led strategic advisory and team effectiveness engagements at over 40 organizations across both the public and private sectors. Prior to consulting, she was a commercial banker at RBC.

Ciara graduated from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto with an MBA specializing in Leadership and Change management. She also holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Alberta.