Michael Oshry

Michael began his entrepreneurial career establishing a diverse number of local businesses in retail, hospitality and business services fields. He also co-founded FIRMA Foreign Exchange Corporation (formerly Globex Foreign Exchange) in 1998 and remained its President and CEO until 2013.  During that time, he spearheaded and facilitated the expansion of the company across into 5 countries. In 2007, he was awarded the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award. Michael then moved to a board role until FIRMA was sold to OFX in 2022.

Michael was elected to represent Ward 5 on Edmonton City Council in October 2013.

He is currently the board chair for Startup TNT as well as the chair for The Business Link, as well is mentoring small businesses via the University of Alberta’s Venture Mentoring Service.

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