Alex Ku

Operations Director, Lower Mainland Laboratories


I am responsible for the laboratories within Vancouver Coastal Health and Providence Health Care.  Before returning to VCH, I was Associate Dean, School of Health Sciences at BCIT.  I have worked in various roles within the BC laboratory system for over 25 years, in PHSA, FH and VCH. I am a past graduate of BCIT in the Medical Laboratory Sciences program. 

In addition to a general diploma and an advanced certificate in Medical Laboratory Sciences, I also hold an MBA degree.  I have completed the Executive Coaching Program at Royal Roads University and I am a licensed trainer of the 5/5/5 Coaching Out of the Box Program.  I am a member of the International Coaching Federation and am passionate about coaching and leadership development.