Public Sector Experience
After graduation, she worked as Press Attaché for the Québec Parliament in Canada and she was a Census Commissioner at Statistics Canada, considered to be “the best statistical organization in the world” by The Economist.
She worked as IT Analyst for Pink Elephant in London, United Kingdom and as IT Consultant for Hewlett Packard in Stuttgart, Germany.
During her 12 years as Senior In-House Consultant at Siemens in Germany; Vera conceptualized and implemented large-scale complex change initiatives in more than 30 countries. She led corporate strategy execution by liaising across functional areas and at all levels of the organization. She was identified as a high-potential employee and consequently completed the Siemens Leadership Excellence (SLE) in 2005.