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Mary Hemmingsen, CPA/CA


Mary brings more than 30 years of expertise in investment / portfolio / asset management, business / project development, and finance and business operations gained in capital market, energy, infrastructure, construction, CleanTech and related service industries in a series of North American and global roles. She is respected for her work in complex environments to secure transformational value capture and effectively inform successful growth and financing. Since 2017, and after leaving KPMG as a global advisory partner, she has served in a variety of executive advisory roles for energy and infrastructure organizations and in numerous notable and transformational board roles.

Mary is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA/CA) and has completed the Harvard Business School’s Executive General Management Program and the University of Toronto Rotman School of Business’ Institute of Corporate Directors’ education program. Mary is founding member of Extraordinary Women on Boards, a U.S.-based invite-only global organization of highly accomplished women. She obtained her undergraduate degree in Business Administration at Simon Fraser University.

Background Snapshot

Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), Board Director and Member of the Audit & Finance Committee (2022 – present)
Recircle Ltd., Non-Executive Director (2021 – present)
EverGen Infrastructure Corp. (TSX-V: EVGN), Founder, Board Director, and Audit Committee Chair (2020 – present)
Graham Construction, Board Trustee (2020 – present)
The Crossing Group, Board Director (2020 – present)
Extraordinary Women on Boards (EWOB), Founding Member (2020 – present)
InstarAGF Asset Management Inc., Advisory Board Director (2017 – 2023)
Stuart Olsen Inc., Board Director, Member of the Audit and Health, Safety and Environment Committees (2018 – 2020)
KPMG LLP (Canada), Partner and Global LNG, Power and Utilities Lead (2013 – 2017)
Brookfield Renewable, Senior Vice President (2011 – 2012)
Brookfield Power, Vice President (2009 – 2011)
BC Hydro, various leadership roles in transformation including Chief Procurement Officer, General Manager Project Delivery and Asset Management, Director of Power Planning, Procurement and Portfolio Management and corporate finance roles (1994 – 2008)


Mary specializes in energy, infrastructure, CleanTech, asset management, and related business and project development – including leadership in market development, project development / delivery and clean technology deployment as well as risk management / optimization for energy, chemicals, gas, power, utilities and related infrastructure and service businesses in the public, private and advisory sector, and in a cross section of Board roles.