Naveen Mehta

Naveen Mehta is Director of Human Rights, Equity, and Diversity with one of Canada's largest private sector unions, United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Canada. He provides expertise in designing and implementing UFCW Canada's national strategy on Diversity and Inclusion for its 250,000 members and staff by strategic engagement of newcomers and other equity-seeking communities, with a view to qualitative and quantitative growth. As well, in his capacity as General Counsel and Chief Legal Officer to UFCW Canada, Naveen provides a diverse range of preemptive strategic advice for all of the union's often high-profile legal issues.

Naveen holds an LL.B. from the University of Ottawa (1998), and a B.A. (Hons.) in Public Policy and Administration from York University (1995). He was called to the Ontario Bar in 2000.

Tel: (416) 675-1104 ext:2246
Email: naveen.mehta@ufcw.ca