Dr. Krywiak is President and CEO of Ontario Centre of Innovation (OCI), a not-for-profit organization that drives the growth of a knowledge-based economy in Ontario. In partnership with industry, OCI co-invests in industrially relevant research and development and the commercialization of leading edge technologies, supporting the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs. Dr. Krywiak also serves on the Boards of OCI (ex officio) and the Accelerator Centre in Waterloo.
Prior to joining OCI, Dr. Krywiak held the position of Vice President, Business Development (Ontario) at Mitacs, a national research organization that funds research and training programs. She also had five years of experience with Bruker BioSpin, a world leader in Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) technology. Dr. Krywiak holds a Hon.B.Sc. and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Toronto.