Ayten Archer

Ayten Archer is an award winning business professor, consultant and community leader. 


Active in corporate governance, Archer is a graduate of Rotman-Institute of Corporate Directors program and has served on international, national, provincial, municipal boards in diverse industry verticals - these include: UN (United Nations) Women, The Saskatchewan Power Corporation, Canadian Research Institute for the Advancement of Women, Rotary International, Vancouver Fashion Week, Mendel Art Gallery, Saskatoon Symphony, Ryerson University Students Union and Ted Rogers School of Business Commerce Society. 


In her role as an international business consultant and CEO of FIAT LUX, Ayten has worked on five continents with elite clients that include the Government of Canada, Procter & Gamble and Mercedes Benz.


She has been the recipient of more than 40 academic teaching, coaching and industry leadership awards.  For five consecutive years, she was named in Maclean’s Guide to Canadian Universities as one of the “Most Popular Professors” at a Canadian university.  She was also recognized with the University of Saskatchewan Excellence in Teaching Award, Edwards School of Business Most Effective Professor and Somers Awards.  Ayten is the recipient of five faculty medals from the Canadian Marketing Association and was selected from 51 Canadian Fellows for the Advancing Canadian Entrepreneurship John Dobson Faculty Award.  She is the inaugural recipient of Leadership Saskatoon's Community Leadership Award presented at the Chamber of Commerce SABEX (Saskatoon Achievement in Business Excellence Awards).


Archer is an international civility-protocol expert and long-serving judge for Queen’s University Leadership Business Competition (QLBC), Schulich's GLOBE, Ted Rogers School of Business TRMC, Top Model Canada, Miss World, Miss GLOBE and Miss Teen Canada competitions.