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Alexandre L'Heureux - Portrait

President and Chief Executive Officer

Alexandre L'Heureux

Alexandre L’Heureux is the Corporation’s President and Chief Executive Officer.
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Alexandre L’Heureux is the Corporation’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. L’Heureux joined the Corporation as Chief Financial Officer in July 2010, and held this role until transitioning to the role of President in October 2016. Before joining WSP, from 2005 to 2010, Mr. L’Heureux was a Partner and Chief Financial Officer at Celtic Therapeutics L.L.L.P. (now known as Auven Therapeutics) and a Partner at Celtic Pharma Management L.P. Prior to that, he developed an extensive knowledge of the alternative investments industry as the Vice President of Operations at BISYS Hedge Fund Services (now known as Citibank - Hedge Fund Services). He is a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants and of the Chartered Financial Analysts Institute.

Bruno Roy - Portrait

Chief Financial Officer

Bruno Roy

Bruno Roy is the Corporation’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
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Bruno Roy is the Corporation’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO). He was appointed in October 2016 and joined us from us from McKinsey & Company, where he was a Senior Partner in the Hong Kong office and Co-Leader of the Private Equity Service Line in the Asia Pacific region. In this role, he was responsible for advising private equity firms, pension funds and sovereign wealth funds on strategy, fundraising, deal origination, due diligence, portfolio company performance improvement and exit preparation. Alongside his work with investors, Bruno Roy also advised Fortune 500 companies on strategy, mergers & acquisitions, joint ventures and post-merger management. He joined McKinsey in Montreal in 1999 and has been working in Greater China since 2009, including five years in Beijing, where he was in charge of the office. Mr. Roy also served on McKinsey's Global Partner Review Committee.

 

Bruno Roy holds an MBA from the London Business School and a bachelor’s degree from Laval University in Quebec. Prior to joining McKinsey, he worked for Schroders in London and AXA in Montreal. He is a co-founder and advisory council member of the Banff Forum, one of Canada’s leading public policy platforms. He is a Board member of the Foundation of the Montreal Heart Institute, one of the largest cardiology institutes in the world.

Paul Dollin - Portrait

Chief Operating Officer

Paul Dollin

Paul is a chartered engineer and has a PhD in material science which led to an early career in the nuclear power industry working for British Energy.
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Paul is a chartered engineer and has a PhD in material science which led to an early career in the nuclear power industry working for British Energy.  In 1999, after a short break from the nuclear industry working in the financial services sector, Paul joined Atkins, the engineering consultant, where he held numerous roles leading businesses focused on the Energy and broader Design and Engineering markets. Paul joined WSP Group PLC in 2010 as a main Board Director with responsibility for all operations in the UK, Middle East, Africa and India.  Paul has held the role of Chief Operating Officer for WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff since 2014 with responsibility for day-to-day operations worldwide.

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Chief Corporate Services Officer

Robert Ouellette

Robert Ouellette was appointed Chief Corporate Services Officer (CCSO) in September 2016 and is based at the Corporation’s headquarters in Montreal.
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Robert Ouellette was appointed Chief Corporate Services Officer (CCSO) in September 2016 and is based at the Corporation’s headquarters in Montreal.  Mr. Ouellette’s multidisciplinary role involves the oversight of information technology, workplace strategy, real estate and procurement, and the implementation of strategic initiatives aimed at optimizing employee experience.

 

Robert Ouellette joins us from Desjardins Financial Group, where he served on the Management Committee and held the role of Senior Vice-President, Technology and Shared Services. Prior to his time with Desjardins, Mr. Ouellette was Chief Information Officer at Alcan and following the acquisition of Alcan by Rio Tinto, he held the role of Vice-President, Business Transformation.

 

Robert Ouellette started his career with Accenture, one of the largest consulting firms in the world. During his 19-year tenure at Accenture (the last five as a partner), he assisted clients during major transformation projects to drive business value.

 

Robert Ouellette graduated in 1987 from École Polytechnique de Montréal as an electrical engineer.

Chief Legal Officer and Executive Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions

Steeve Robitaille

Steeve Robitaille is the Corporation’s Chief Legal Officer, Executive Vice President, Merger and Acquisitions.
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Steeve Robitaille is the Corporation’s Chief Legal Officer, Executive Vice President, Merger and Acquisitions.  He also acts as Corporate Secretary.  He joined the Corporation in this role in May 2017.  Before joining WSP, Mr. Robitaille was a senior partner of the law firm Stikeman Elliott where he practiced corporate law for over 20 years and was a member of its Partnership Board and Executive Committee. Mr. Robitaille holds a Bachelor of Law degree from Laval University and is a member of the Quebec Bar.

Isabelle Adjahi - Portrait

Senior Vice President, Investor Relations and Communications

Isabelle Adjahi

Isabelle Adjahi joined the Corporation as Director, Communications and Investor Relations in 2011.
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Isabelle Adjahi is the Corporation’s Senior Vice President, Investor Relations and Communications. She is responsible for investor relations, global marketing and brand communications, as well as internal and external communications. She joined the Corporation as Director, Communications and Investor Relations in 2011. Prior to joining WSP, she held a similar position in a pharmaceutical company for 13 years. Isabelle has developed investor relations and corporate communication programs that have increased the Corporation’s shareholder base, with a particular focus on increasing institutional ownership across Canada and abroad. Isabelle has worked extensively in both the Canadian and American markets, and has experience across various fields including internal and external communications, equity and debt financing, takeover bids, mergers and acquisitions, debt holder relations, product acquisitions and in-licensing. She has a Bachelor degree in Foreign Languages and Literature from the University of Lyon (France).
Albert Aubry - Portrait

Vice-President, Internal Audit

Albert Aubry

Mr. Albert Aubry was appointed in January 2016 to the position of Vice-President, Internal Audit and reports to the President of the Audit Committee and to the Chief Financial Officer in administrative terms.
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Mr. Albert Aubry was appointed in January 2016 to the position of Vice-President, Internal Audit and reports to the President of the Audit Committee and to the Chief Financial Officer in administrative terms. He is responsible for implementing and overseeing best practices and procedures suitable for the Corporation’s international working environment, as well as meeting the requirements of leaders and top management in internal audit.

 

Prior to joining the Corporation, Mr. Aubry held managerial positions in internal audit, forensic accounting and operations management for diverse companies in Canada and the United States, such as the Autorité des marchés financiers in Quebec, Quebecor World, Corning Cables, Optimum TCI, Cellstar Ltd., Cott Beverages, Canadelle and Septa Rail.

 

Mr. Aubry is a CPA and also holds the titles of CIA, CISA, CRMA and ASC. 

 
Hugo Blasutta - Portrait

President and Chief Executive Officer, Canada

Hugo Blasutta

Hugo Blasutta was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of WSP in Canada in June 2016.
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Hugo Blasutta was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of WSP in Canada in June 2016. Mr. Blasutta was previously Chief Executive Officer of MMM Group, and was welcomed into the global corporate office of WSP with the acquisition of MMM late in 2015.  Hugo Blasutta has more than 35 years’ experience in the consulting engineering industry, both in Canada and internationally. He has extensive experience at the executive level, including in strategic planning, corporate and business development and operations.

 

Mr. Blasutta is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the private company Coriport S.A. He has also been a member of a number of other Boards of Directors of public and private companies. He earned a Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A. Sc. in Civil Engineering) and a Masters of Engineering (M.Eng. in Civil Engineering), both from the University of Toronto.

Suzanne Gendron - Portrait

Vice President of Operations

Suzanne Gendron

Suzanne Gendron is WSP’s Vice President of Operations. Suzanne joined the Corporation in 2016, providing advisory services for the Corporation’s strategic initiatives.
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Suzanne Gendron is WSP’s Vice President of Operations. Suzanne joined the Corporation in 2016, providing advisory services for the Corporation’s strategic initiatives. She has 20 years of experience within financial and global services organizations. She is recognized as a results-oriented business transformation leader with a proven track record of successful endeavours in strategy, performance improvement and communications. 

Prior to joining WSP, Suzanne worked for many years in the financial services industry in Canada and in the United States, including most recently with Desjardins Group.  She also worked for several years in the consulting industry where she used her high-level expertise in strategic planning, business transformation and governance.

She holds an MBA from l’École des Hautes études commerciales de l’Université de Montréal and a law degree from Sherbrooke University. She is a member of the Quebec Bar. 

 

Fannie Jacques - Portrait

Vice President, Global Human Resources

Fannie Jacques

Fannie Jacques was appointed as Vice President, Global Human Resources for WSP in December 2016.
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Fannie Jacques was appointed as Vice President, Global Human Resources for WSP in December 2016. Ms. Jacques’ career spans over 20 years of international experience in the engineering, aerospace, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals and professional service sectors. Prior to joining WSP, she held several leadership roles, notably as Vice President of Human Resources with ABB. She has also served in executive roles with international organizations such as Bombardier, Smith & Nephew and Nortel Networks.

 

Fannie Jacques is a leader who contributes to organizational governance and has invested efforts and energy in promoting women in leadership roles and advancing gender balance within the workplace. She has supported organizations in developing strategies and implementing solutions to attract, develop and retain talent. As a business partner to executive teams, Ms. Jacques has also accompanied organizations through organizational transformations, mergers and acquisitions, and facilitated due diligence and integrations. She holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from the University of Ottawa (Canada).

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Managing Director, Middle East

Greg Kane

Greg Kane is WSP’s Managing Director for the Middle East, having joined WSP in 2013 as Operations Director in the same region.
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Greg Kane is WSP’s Managing Director for the Middle East, having joined WSP in 2013 as Operations Director in the same region. Greg started his career as a structural engineer and has almost 20 years of experience in professional services and consulting in the construction industry in Europe, Australia and the Middle East. He is a Chartered Engineer and holds a Bachelor of Science Degree (Hons) from the Dublin Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD Business School in Paris.

Gregory A Kelly - Portrait

President and CEO, US and Latin America

Gregory Kelly

Greg Kelly was previously Global Chief Operating Officer of Parsons Brinckerhoff and has more than 30 years of experience in the engineering services industry
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Greg Kelly was previously Global Chief Operating Officer of Parsons Brinckerhoff and has more than 30 years of experience in the engineering services industry, encompassing a vast range of experience in executive management, engineering, project management, construction, and manufacturing. He started his career with a major steel manufacturing company and subsequently joined Parsons Brinckerhoff in the construction services division. Since that time he has held the position of Project Manager, Area Manager, Regional Manager and President of the Transportation Operating Company. Mr. Kelly received a Bachelor of Science degree from Temple University and a Master of Science from the New Jersey Institute of Technology and is a professional engineer in five states. 

David Langlois - Portrait

Chief Accounting and Treasury Officer

David Langlois

David Langlois is the Corporation's Chief Accounting and Treasury Officer. Mr. Langlois holds overall global responsibility for finance and treasury and liaises with his finance counterparts in the regions.
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David Langlois is the Corporation's Chief Accounting and Treasury Officer. Mr. Langlois holds overall global responsibility for finance and treasury and liaises with his finance counterparts in the regions. Mr. Langlois has more than 20 years of experience, having worked for many international and publicly-traded companies in different sectors of activity. Prior to joining the Corporation Mr. Langlois was the Chief Financial Officer at 5N Plus Inc., a company that specializes in the production and purification of minor metals with offices and facilities around the world, including Asia-Pacific and Europe. He has also worked for National Bank Financial as Vice President, Financial and Management Reporting. His solid international experience also extends to Ernst & Young, Transat, and Bombardier Transportation (Rail). David is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada. 

Matthieu Le Blanc - Portrait

Vice-President, Head of Global Procurement

Matthieu Le Blanc

Matthieu Le Blanc was appointed Vice-President and Head of Global Procurement in January 2017, and is based at the Corporation’s headquarters in Montreal.
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Matthieu Le Blanc was appointed Vice-President and Head of Global Procurement in January 2017, and is based at the Corporation’s headquarters in Montreal. Matthieu is responsible for managing the operational and strategic aspects of procurement for all of the Corporation’s international activities.

Matthieu joins us from CAE Inc., where he was responsible for the strategic management of global suppliers and the establishment of procurement processes, policies and internal controls worldwide. Previously, he held various positions in procurement matters at Pratt & Whitney Canada. 

Matthieu has over 20 years of experience in the financial, telecommunications, and aeronautics industries. He studied at HEC and at the Université de Montréal in Marketing and Advertising.

Dave McAlister - Portrait

Global Director, Transport and Infrastructure

Dave McAlister

Dave McAlister is Global Director, Transport and Infrastructure for the Corporation. Mr. McAlister was previously Parsons Brinckerhoff's Director of Corporate Development.
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Dave McAlister is Global Director, Transport and Infrastructure for the Corporation. Mr. McAlister was previously Parsons Brinckerhoff's Director of Corporate Development.  Mr. McAlister joined Parsons Brinckerhoff in 1981 as a trackwork design engineer, and held a variety of technical and management positions within the firm. He also served as Managing Director—Europe/Africa/Middle East, and Director of Operations—Americas for Parsons Brinckerhoff. He has also served as Principal-in-Charge on several major projects, including large-scale transportation programs. Mr. McAlister holds a B.S. in civil engineering from Bucknell University.

Magnus Meyer - Portrait

Managing Director, Nordics

Magnus Meyer

Magnus Meyer joined the Corporation in 2014 as Managing Director for WSP in Sweden, and was shortly thereafter appointed Managing Director for WSP in the Nordics.
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Magnus Meyer joined the Corporation in 2014 as Managing Director for WSP in Sweden, and was shortly thereafter appointed Managing Director for WSP in the Nordics. He holds a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering and a PhD in Construction Management from the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. Prior to joining the Corporation, Mr. Meyer served as president and CEO of Tengbom Architects, a leading architectural firm in Northern Europe, and has also previously held leadership positions for GE Capital and several major Scandinavian property firms.

Mark Naysmith - Portrait

Chief Executive Officer, UK

Mark Naysmith

Mark Naysmith joined the Corporation in 1988 and is a Chartered Engineer (CEng) with a BEng (1st Class Honours) in Civil and Transportation Engineering.
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Mark Naysmith joined the Corporation in 1988 and is a Chartered Engineer (CEng) with a BEng (1st Class Honours) in Civil and Transportation Engineering. Having started as a civil and structural engineer, Mr. Naysmith spent the majority of his practicing career as a transport planner before holding a number of senior board positions in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. Following WSP’s acquisition of Parsons Brinckerhoff in 2014 and a period of business integration, he was appointed Managing Director for the UK and a member of the Global Leadership Team.

 

In 2014, Mark was awarded the Association for Consultancy and Engineering - European Chief Executive of the Year Award.

 

 

Barbara Oberleitner - Portrait

VP, Global Head of Tax

Barbara Oberleitner

Barbara E. Oberleitner joined the Company at the beginning of 2014 as Vice President, Tax and was promoted to Vice President, Global Head of Tax at the beginning of 2015.
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Barbara E. Oberleitner joined the Company at the beginning of 2014 as Vice President, Tax and was promoted to Vice President, Global Head of Tax at the beginning of 2015. She brings 20 years of experience, having worked in large corporate settings at a senior executive level including as a Vice-President and Treasurer. Her professional career has allowed her to touch on a multitude of functions in diverse organisations in Canada from Vancouver to Montreal, as well as Toronto. Her experience spans taxation, treasury and auditing, as well as Chief Compliance Officer. Barbara is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada. She has lectured on ‘Accounting Information Systems’ at McGill University in Montreal, and she earned her Commerce degree at Concordia University in Montreal. In 2009, Barbara’s outstanding contribution as a woman in finance was honoured as she was named one of the Incontournables de la finance au Québec by the magazine Premières en affaires.

GIno Poulin - Portrait

Vice-President, IT Operations and Chief Technology Officer

Gino Poulin

Gino Poulin was appointed WSP’s Vice-President, IT Operations and Chief Technology Officer in January 2017. In this role, he is responsible for managing the strategic and operational information technology (IT) programs for all our global activities.
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Gino Poulin was appointed WSP’s Vice-President, IT Operations and Chief Technology Officer in January 2017. In this role, he is responsible for managing the strategic and operational information technology (IT) programs for all our global activities.

Gino Poulin has more than twenty years’ experience in managing information technology on an international level and has led numerous IT transformation programs.

 Prior to joining WSP, Gino Poulin was Head of Information Technology for more than 15 years at Bombardier Aerospace, where he was responsible for global management of IT services and operations. Gino Poulin earned a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering from the École de technologie supérieure in Montreal.

Suzanne Puccino - Portrait

Senior VP, Director Workplace Strategy

Suzanne Puccino

Suzanne Puccino is Senior Vice-President, Director Workplace Strategy for the Corporation.
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Suzanne Puccino is Senior Vice-President, Director Workplace Strategy for the Corporation.  She was previously Parsons Brinckerhoff's Director of Global Services. She has over 25 years of experience in a broad spectrum of fields from the development of corporate re-engineering programs to real estate, construction lease and facility management. Ms. Puccino holds a B.S. in Sociology from Queens College of the City University of New York.
Andy Shannon - Portrait

Global Head of Health and Safety

Andy Shannon

Andy Shannon is Global Head of Health & Safety for the Corporation and is responsible for driving a positive Health & Safety culture throughout our Global Operations.
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Andy Shannon is Global Head of Health & Safety for the Corporation and is responsible for driving a positive Health & Safety culture throughout our Global Operations. Mr. Shannon was previously Global Head of Health & Safety and HSEQ Director (Europe) for Parsons Brinckerhoff.  He joined Parsons Brinckerhoff in 2010 following their acquisition by Balfour Beatty where he held the role of Director HSEQ. Prior to joining Balfour Beatty in 2004, Mr. Shannon was at National Grid where, as a gas distribution engineer, he held a number of senior management positions over 27 years in the utility sector.
Tom Smith - Portrait

Global Director, Property and Buildings

Tom Smith

Tom Smith, BSc (Hons), MBA, CEng MIMechE, has been with the Corporation since 1994 and has held a number of senior business leadership positions with our UK, Middle East and India regions.
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Tom Smith, BSc (Hons), MBA, CEng MIMechE, has been with the Corporation since 1994 and has held a number of senior business leadership positions with our UK, Middle East and India regions as well as being closely associated with many of our flagship projects and strategic clients.  Since 2010 Tom has focused his efforts on our global agenda and has been instrumental in developing our global culture, connectivity and services. He has worked throughout the Corporation with regional management to develop global initiatives focused on market sectors, global clients and major project bids. In January 2014, Tom Smith was appointed Global Director, Property and Buildings.

Guy Templeton - Portrait

President and CEO, Australia and New Zealand

Guy Templeton

Guy Templeton is President and CEO in Australia and New Zealand.
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Guy Templeton is President and CEO in Australia and New Zealand. He was previously President and Chief Operating Officer of Parsons Brinckerhoff's Australia Pacific/Asia and southern Africa operating company.  His earlier career was in engineering and consulting in the electricity, transportation, and telecommunications industries. He previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Minter Ellison Lawyers, the largest law firm in the Asia-Pacific region, whose specializations include infrastructure, energy, and resources industries. He received a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Technology, Sydney, and a Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the University of New South Wales. Based in Sydney, Mr. Templeton is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

David Tsui - Portrait

Managing Director, Asia

David Tsui

David Tsui is the Managing Director for Asia. He has over 30 years of experience in the consulting and real estate development industry in the USA, Asia and China.
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David Tsui is the Managing Director for Asia. He has over 30 years of experience in the consulting and real estate development industry in the USA, Asia and China.  He joined Parsons Brinckerhoff in December 2003 as Managing Director, East China Region and has subsequently held the positions of Executive Director, China Region and Senior VP Asia and Managing Director, Greater China Region.

 

Prior to joining Parsons Brinckerhoff, David held senior management positions in international real estate developers including Director, Property Development at the Melco Group, listed in Hong Kong and Vice President, Pacific Century Regional Developments, listed in Singapore.

 

He received his Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Southern California and is a Registered Architect in the USA.