Kawkab Jamal is a financial services professional with extensive insurance industry experience working with co-operatives, credit unions, non-profit organizations and other values-aligned social enterprises helping them with risk and insurance solutions.
She is passionate about helping businesses that create wealth with positive social and environmental impact. Having spent the past 15 years working with large successful co-operatives, including Vancity, Kawkab knows the value and importance of social enterprises to their communities. Kawkab has collaborated with and insured large and complex non-profit organizations, facilitated seminars on risk management and mitigation and sponsored Vantage Point’s ‘The BOSS’ Conference in 2015 and 2016.
Kawkab has a Master of Management, Co-operatives and Credit Unions (MMCCU) from St. Mary’s University, Halifax, NS and Bachelor of Science (BSc) from UBC, Vancouver, BC and was Vice-President of Board of the Co-operative Management Education Alumni and Student Co-operative from 2015 to 2017.