Carolyn Buccongello

Vice president, human resources
Microsoft Canada

Buccongello is a leader whose job is to create other leaders. She understands that people are the ‘difference-makers’ and that an exceptional corporate culture is critical to attracting and retaining the best talent.

Microsoft Canada has long been recognized as an employer of choice. Buccongello is committed to enhancing this reputation by creating an environment where people can do their best work – nurturing leadership qualities in all employees, celebrating diversity and implementing industry-leading HR policies and programs.

She is a passionate leader who lives and breathes the candidate promise “come as you are; do what you love.” She also championed the implementation of Yammer, a social enterprise tool, to dramatically improve employee communications across Canada.