President & CEO
Harry Zarek is the Founder, President, and visionary leader of Compugen, Inc., Canada’s largest privately-owned and operated Technology Ally. In 1981, Harry created a small business building computers in the garage of his Toronto home. That business, Compugen, Inc., is now on track to reach one billion dollars in revenue by the year 2025.
Under Harry’s stewardship, Compugen has grown and evolved alongside a rapidly changing industry, adopting a world view which recognizes and celebrates the profound influence technology has on both business and society. The company partners with mid-to-large private and public sector customers to dream, design, and deliver Connected + Secured experiences around Modern Workspace and Hybrid IT with a keen focus on Service + Delivery.
Harry Zarek holds an undergraduate degree in Engineering Science and a PhD in Physics from the University of Toronto. He is an active investor and member of the Board of Directors for a number of early-stage technology companies across North America. Harry is also a key advisory board member for several industry leaders, including HP Inc., Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Cisco Systems, Intel, and Microsoft.
Beyond his professional accomplishments, Harry is also deeply committed to making positive change within both the community and the global arena. He is passionately involved in social responsibility initiatives, particularly those that advance Indigenous engagement alongside an Indigenous owned IT business, FoxWise Technologies Inc. and promote environmental sustainability through Compugen’s Green4Good program (Green4Good.ca)