Country of Origin:
Previously an international consultant for the UN in Geneva, Mr. Uppal works as a policy advisor at Environment Canada. Mr. Uppal grew up in an Indo-Canadian family in Markham, Ontario. He shares endearing stories of his family’s diversity, and how this is tied to Canadian values and his career goals.
Mr. Uppal is a recipient of the TD Canada Trust Scholarship for Outstanding Community Leadership (Canada's largest undergraduate scholarship), the Canada Millennium Excellence Award, the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health Teaching Assistantship and the International House New York Outreach Grant.