Sharon Mah-Gin, CPA, CA

Sharon Mah-Gin
Download vCard

Active in executive search since 1996, until 2002 Sharon was a Client Partner in the Toronto office of Korn Ferry International, one of the world's largest publicly traded executive search firms. During her tenure with Korn Ferry, she had the opportunity to lead the following practice areas: healthcare, professional services, industrial, and consumer & retail.

While Sharon has successfully completed engagements in all functional areas including sales, marketing, operations, human resources and general management, her designation as a Chartered Accountant has led to her developing an expertise in financial roles.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, Sharon was Director of Corporate Review at a major North American real estate developer. Previously, she served as Assistant Controller, Shopping Centre Group at another major real estate developer and as an Internal Audit Manager with a major Canadian retailer.  She articled at Ernst Young, where she performed audits for large clients in major industries, including manufacturing, utilities and mining.

Sharon earned a Bachelor of Commerce from Queen's University, and is a CPA, CA.

She has recently completed a four year term on the Global Asian-Advisory Board for PepsiCo. Past board roles have included BioCEO and Youth Science Ontario.  She is currently working with the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards program. 

She lives in Toronto with her husband and two sons, has completed numerous half marathons (upright and smiling), and is an active skier and hiker.