Sheraton Centre Toronto - September 15 - 18, 2019

Sampson, Linda

Chief Financial Officer, Microsoft Canada

Sampson, Linda

Chief Financial Officer, Microsoft Canada
Linda Sampson is Canada’s Chief Financial Officer. Based in Toronto, Linda’s responsibilities include providing financial leadership to the subsidiary and driving shareholder value. She also plays a critical role in key strategic growth and profitability initiatives, and the organization’s efforts to maintain a fully compliant culture.

Linda joined Microsoft in February 2017. Prior to Microsoft, Linda has had over 18 years of experience in finance and accounting with Hewlett Packard and Hewlett Packard Enterprise subsidiaries in France, the UK and Canada. Her varied assignments have included country, EMEA region and global roles across services finance, financial strategy and transformation, accounting and compliance and most recently, as the Country Finance Leader and Enterprise Group Controller.

Linda holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from McGill University and a Masters of Business Administration degree jointly from the University of Alberta in Canada and Grenoble’s Ecole De Management. She is also a Certified Management Accountant.

Outside of work, Linda and her family enjoy running, reading and travelling with her family.

Sessions by Sampson, Linda

Innovation Panel

09:00 - 09:50