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LUNCHEON: Scott Balfour, CEO, Emera

May 28, 2019 | 11:30am - 1:30pm | Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel

Emera President & CEO Scott Balfour will talk about how Emera is safely delivering cleaner energy to customers and driving growth in an increasingly complex industry

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LUNCHEON: Scott Balfour, President & CEO, Emera Inc.

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Name: LUNCHEON: Scott Balfour, President & CEO, Emera Inc.
Date: May 28, 2019
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM ADT
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Emera is here – putting growth to work for Nova Scotia 

Emera is proud to be leading the transformation to cleaner energy on the international stage from its home in Atlantic Canada. Emera President & CEO Scott Balfour will talk about how Emera is safely delivering cleaner energy to customers and driving growth in an increasingly complex industry. Scott will also talk about how Emera’s growth is contributing to the local economy and helping to build stronger, safer and more innovative communities




Scott Balfour 
President and CEO, Emera Inc. 

Scott Balfour became President & Chief Executive Officer of Emera in March 2018. 

After nearly two decades in Canada’s finance and construction sectors, Scott joined Emera as Chief Financial Officer in 2012 and was appointed Chief Operating Officer in 2016. He has been instrumental in Emera’s growth, including the acquisition of TECO Energy, a transaction that doubled the size of the Company.

For more than a decade, Emera has delivered on its strategy to lead the way in delivering clean, affordable and reliable energy to customers. The Company is well-positioned under Scott’s leadership to continue to grow and create value for customers, shareholders and communities into the future.

Scott began his career in commercial and corporate banking. He then joined Aecon Group, first as its CFO and then President, and played a lead role in growing the company into one of Canada’s largest publicly traded construction firms. During that time, the company grew from $60 million to $2.8 billion and became increasingly active across Canada and around the world.

Scott sits on the board of Martinrea International Inc. and is also a Director on the Boards of several of Emera’s operating companies. He is past-Chair of the Ontario Energy Association.

Scott received his Masters of Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario. He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration (Honours) from Wilfrid Laurier University. He lives in Halifax with his wife and family.

 


Location:

Halifax Ballroom,
Halifax Marriott Harbourfront Hotel
1919 Upper Water St,
Halifax NS  B3J 3J5

Date/Time Information:

Tuesday, May 28
11:30am - 1:30pm

Contact Information:
Tania Crouse Hardy, Events Specialist (902) 481-1226
Fees/Admission:

Members:
$54.95 / Table of 10 $549.50
Future Members:
$84.95 / Table of 10 $849.50
All prices subject to HST

Not-for-Profit / Student Discount available upon registration

Contact Mandi Bowser with any questions or concerns about registration. 

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