Lifelong Learning for a Brighter World

Lisa Gulesserian


Lisa Gulesserian is a Learning and Development professional with a focus on leadership, career and women at work.

Lisa has been working in the learning & organizational development space for 15 years, in Canada, the UAE and Australia. In Canada, she worked at the University of Toronto, KPMG and Ernst & Young supporting regional people development initiatives. Lisa spent two years in Abu Dhabi, UAE as a Leadership Development Consultant at Knowledge Group, including a focus on women at work and in leadership.

She is currently working towards her PhD in Work and Organizational Studies at the University of Sydney Business School, with a focus on the platform economy, gender roles and gender equality. She also works as a Leadership Research Fellow, designing and delivering leadership training programs to young women at the Women’s College within the University of Sydney. Lisa currently teaches at McMaster University, tutors at the University of Sydney Business School and has taught at George Brown College.  

Lisa holds a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Toronto, and the Certified Human Resources Leader (CHRL) Designation through the Human Resources Professional Association (HRPA).