Twelve uOttawa alumni make Forty Under 40 list

Posted on Tuesday, June 13, 2017

The Ottawa Business Journal and Ottawa Chamber of Commerce’s list of 40 accomplished persons under 40 years of age is always highly anticipated. This year's list highlights the entrepreneurial spirit, expertise and community engagement of a dozen University of Ottawa alumni who have scaled the professional heights at a young age. Congratulations to our 2017 contingent!

The 20th edition of the “Forty Under 40” gala takes place June 16 at the Hilton Lac-Leamy. See the complete Forty Under 40 list.

Photos: Mark Holleron / Ottawa Business Journal

Rouhollah Alizadeh (Engineering)
CEO, Giatec Scientific Inc.
PhD '10


Chris Bisson (Telfer)
Co-founder, Escape Manor
Certificate '11


Gordon Cudney (Arts)
Associate, Gowling WLG
MA '07 (History)

Sebastien Dignard (Telfer)
President, Framos Technologies Inc.
BCom '00


Catherine Horvath (Social Sciences)
Founder and Executive Director, Ottawa Centre for Resilience
PhD '15 (Clinical Psychology)


Hedyeh Javidnia (Medicine)
Otolaryngologist, Smyth Medical Centre
MD '07

Caitlin Kealey (Arts)
Vice-President, MediaStyle
MA '12 (Communication)


Briana Kim (Social Sciences)
Owner and chef, Café My House
BScSoc '09


Craig O'Brien (Common Law)
Associate, Nelligan O'Brien Payne LLP
LLB '05

Christopher Pulfer (Science)
Principal, Posterity Group
BSc '06


Justin Tudor (Engineering)
Vice-President and Partner, Keller Engineering Associates Inc.
BASc '07


Megan Wallace (Common Law)
Head, Not-For-Profit and Charity Law Group, Perley-Robertson, Hill & McDougall LLP
LLB '09

And to all 210,000 University of Ottawa alumni, our doors are always open to you at Alex Trebek Alumni Hall. To share your stories or achievements, or just to stay in touch, email the Alumni Relations Office.

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