Jennifer Hughes

Chief Administrative Officer at Univerus Sport & Recreation

Jennifer Hughes has a diverse work experience spanning several roles and companies. Jennifer is currently serving as the Chief Administrative Officer at Univerus, a software company that focuses on purchasing, supporting, and investing in companies with industry-specific software solutions. In this role, they work with businesses to identify and address gaps in people, processes, or products under a shared-services model.

Prior to their current position, Jennifer held various leadership roles at Harris Computer. Jennifer was Vice President of Integrations from September 2021 to February 2022 and Vice President of M&A from January 2020 to September 2021. Jennifer also served as the Director of Business Development for Mergers & Acquisitions from December 2013 to January 2020 and Senior Analyst of Business Development from May 2013 to December 2013. Additionally, Jennifer was Vice President of Client Services from March 2010 to May 2013, where they led Professional Services and Support teams, focusing on P&L management, forecasting, successful implementations, and superior customer service. Jennifer also held roles as Support Manager for Financial Applications from May 2009 to March 2010, Controller from June 2008 to May 2009, and Financial Analyst/Accounts Payable from October 2005 to June 2008.

Jennifer's early career involved working as a Consultant in Transaction Advisory Services at KPMG from 2003 to 2005.

Overall, Jennifer Hughes has a well-rounded background in administrative, operational, and financial roles, with a strong focus on mergers and acquisitions, business development, and client services.

Jennifer Hughes attended the University of Ottawa from 1993 to 1997, where they obtained a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a focus on Finance.



  • Chief Administrative Officer

    February, 2022 - present