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Sylvia Ng

Sylvia Ng

CEO, ReturnBear

About Sylvia Ng

Sylvia Ng is the CEO of ReturnBear, an ecommerce returns platform powering Canada’s first nationwide returns drop-off network. With over 18 years of experience in the technology sector, including her role as a General Manager at Shopify, Sylvia is on a mission to make retail returns better for brands, their customers and the planet. Sylvia was named one of Canada’s Inspiring 50 Women in Tech in 2018, Bay Street Bull’s 30 Women of the Year in 2022, and Top CEO by WeWorkingWomen in 2023.

Get to know Sylvia Ng

What are your hopes for the next generation of women in tech?
Every woman in tech should feel they can reach their full potential. Without systemic barriers. Without glass ceilings. Without limits.

What’s the greatest piece of advice you have ever received?
Not all advice needs to be listened to (even this advice!). Trust those who meet these three criteria: they want what's best for you, they know you well, and they have relevant expertise.