Taleeb Noormohamed’s diverse experiences in community service and business will make him an effective Member of Parliament for Vancouver Granville. Taleeb is driven by a desire to build a strong, equitable society.
Taleeb served as a senior official in the federal government from 2002 to 2007, which included establishing the Cross-Cultural Roundtable on Security.
He then served as Director of the Air India Review Secretariat and Special Advisor to the Hon. Bob Rae. In 2018, Taleeb was appointed to the Board of Directors for the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority (CATSA).
In 2007, Taleeb joined the Organizing Committee for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games serving as the Vice President of Strategy and Partnerships.
After the Olympics, Taleeb returned to work in the tech sector, where he initially began his career, and went on to serve as a Vice President at HomeAway (now Expedia), and then as Chief Growth Officer at Farfetch. Currently, Taleeb is the Chief Executive Officer at an online marketplace for apparel and home goods.
Taleeb has a proven record of service to our community, and began volunteering at Vancouver’s Covenant House in 2001 where he established a mentorship program for at-risk youth. In 2003, he joined the Board of Directors on which he served until 2012.
In 2004 Taleeb joined the board of what is now the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, where he was an integral part of establishing the “Racing Towards a Cure” initiative. From 2013 to 2019, Taleeb served on the Board of Directors of the Lion’s Gate Hospital Foundation.
Taleeb’s commitment to volunteerism and community development was recognized in 2007, when he was awarded the “Governor General’s Caring Canadian” Award, and again in 2013, when he was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. He earned a Bachelor of Arts from Princeton University, a Master’s degree in International Education Policy from Harvard University and attended Oxford University for his doctoral studies.
Taleeb’s passion and experience make him the ideal Member of Parliament to champion the needs of Vancouver Granville in Ottawa.