VP Finance & Operations

The VP Finance & Operations Portfolio Provides Strategic Leadership and Support for UBC’s Academic Vision through Financial and Operational Management Excellence

Under the leadership of the VP Finance & Operations, the eight units in the portfolio are responsible for the stewardship of UBC’s physical and financial assets. This includes overseeing a $2.5 billion budget, as well as the $1.2 billion endowment, and all university facilities. The VP Finance & Operations also manages the university’s relationships with the UBC Investment Management Trust (IMANT) and UBC Properties Trust. In all the portfolio’s responsibilities, the VP Finance & Operations is committed to the values of accountability and transparency.

Andrew Simpson

VP Finance & Operations, The University of British Columbia

As one of the world’s leading universities, it’s important to me that we provide an open and transparent window to our financial and operational performance.

This site delivers an overview of the portfolio as well as financial and operational information to help you understand the vital role that Finance & Operations plays in making UBC extraordinary for us all.

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Contact Me: vp.finops@ubc.ca | 604 822 2823