Iryna was born in USSR and lived in Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Russia and Poland before immigrating to Canada in 2001.
She has a Mechanical Engineering Degree from National Technical University of Ukraine (93) and a Chartered Professional Accountant designation through the CMA (12).
Iryna enjoys an active lifestyle including biking, swimming, yoga and curling. Her real passion is hiking and has many great hikes in Eastern Canada under her belt. She has also hiked the Grand Canyon and walked the Camino de Santiago from Portugal to Spain.
Always looking for new adventures, Iryna recently developed a passion for boating (power and sail) and hitting the waves on a Personal Watercraft. A regular cruiser on Lake Ontario, Iryna has also crewed in the British Virgin Islands on a 50’ Catamaran. Recently, Iryna took part in the delivery of a Formula 48 Yacht from New York City to Toronto, via the Hudson River and the Erie Barge Canal.
Iryna joined the North South Nautical Group as a Controller but enjoy the sales aspect of the business. She is currently working towards her Certified Professional Yacht Broker designation.
Iryna Granich, CPA, CMA.