Management Team

Cirba’s Management Team

Riyaz Somani

Riyaz Somani
Co-founder and President

Andrew Hillier

Andrew Hillier
Co-founder & CTO

Cynthia Bliss

Cynthia Bliss
Chief Financial Officer

Andrew Hughes

Andrew Hughes
Vice President, Technical Services

Ayman Gabarin

Ayman Gabarin
Senior Vice President, Europe, Middle East
& Africa

Brian E. Higgins

Brian E. Higgins
Vice President, Contracts and
Risk Management

Chuck Tatham

Chuck Tatham
Senior Vice President, Business Development

Dan Adirim

Dan Adirim
Senior Vice President, Customer Management

Heath Spangler

Heath Spangler
Vice President,
Engineering

Helen Tsantsoulas

Helen Tsantsoulas
Vice President,
Training &
Documentation

Henry Jurgens

Henry Jurgens
Vice President, Product Management

Jeff Pauze

Jeff Pauze
Senior Vice President, Engineering

Max Staines

Max Staines
Senior Vice President, Sales

Mikhail Kouznetsov

Mikhail Kouznetsov
Vice President, Product Strategy

Pamela Mugford

Pamela Mugford
Senior Vice President, Marketing

Tom Yuyitung

Tom Yuyitung
Chief Architect

Cynthia Bliss

Cynthia Bliss
Chief Financial Officer

Cynthia Bliss has over 27 years of experience as a financial executive focusing on growth, start-up and restructuring situations with large and small companies. She is skilled at balancing competing stakeholder interests in multi-jurisdictional environments.

Prior to joining Cirba in 2008, she was CFO of Executive Risk Group in Toronto, a casualty insurer supported by Lloyd's of London, where she assisted in launching the company and implementing numerous mission critical systems, as well as helping raise private equity funding. Additionally, she was managing director of global corporate services for Proponix, an independent in-sourcing company where she managed corporate services and infrastructure throughout Canada, Australia, Hong Kong and the U.S.

Bliss is a chartered accountant who graduated from McMaster University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree.