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Habeeb Syed

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Habeeb Syed, Senior Vice President, Legal and General Counsel

As Senior Vice President, Legal and General Counsel, Habeeb Syed provides legal advice and guidance to Softchoice on all aspects of its business activities. He leads the Company’s legal team and oversees all legal, governance, risk and compliance functions. Habeeb also acts as corporate secretary to Softchoice and each of its affiliated entities.


Prior to joining Softchoice in 2015, Habeeb was a partner at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, practicing corporate and securities law with a focus on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance. Prior to his legal career, Habeeb spent several years working with the Canada Border Services Agency. Habeeb holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree, an MBA in Finance and Strategy and an LL.B.