Katja Ash, CHRL
Vice President, Client Relations & Business Operations
Ms. Ash is Vice President, Client Relations & Operations at Crimson.
Prior to joining Crimson, Ms. Ash spent 11 years at Burgundy Asset Management Ltd., a global asset management firm, most recently in the role of Office Manager. In that capacity, Ms. Ash managed the firm’s Human Resources function, including creation and administration of HR programs, policies, and procedures. Additionally, Ms. Ash managed all aspects of the firm’s physical office environment, including daily operation for its approximately 130 staff, and lead a team of front office administrative professionals. During this time, Ms. Ash served on the Business Continuity Committee and was the Head of the Life Safety Team.
Ms. Ash graduated from the University of Toronto/Rotman with a Bachelor of Commerce degree, and a minor in Urban Geography in 2005. Ms. Ash was awarded the Certified Human Resources Leader (CHRL) designation from the Human Resources Professionals Association, a regulating body in Human Resources that protects the public interest through governing practice and conduct of its members. Ms. Ash has also completed various professional development programs at esteemed institutions including Harvard University and the Rotman School of Management.
Ms. Ash is a member of the Human Resources Professionals Association and a former Director of the TSCC 1660 Board.