Edmonton Airports Welcomes Chief Financial Officer
July 12, 2007 | General
Edmonton — Following a national search, Edmonton Airports is pleased to announce that Mr. Ralph Peterson, CA will join Edmonton Airports on January 20, 2003 as Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer.
Mr. Peterson comes to Edmonton Airports as a former partner from PricewaterhouseCoopers with a successful history of building and leading teams responsible for dealing with complex public and private issues. Mr. Peterson possesses an extensive knowledge in critical areas including internal processes, operations, finance, sales and marketing, and customer service and support.
Mr. Peterson is very active in the financial community through membership and volunteerism with the Alberta and Ontario Institutes of Chartered Accountants, Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals, and other organizations. During his career, Mr. Peterson has focused on providing business advisory and financial services to clients in a broad range of industry and government sectors.
“This is an important position on the executive team,” states President and CEO, Scott Clements. “I am pleased to have the opportunity to welcome a business and community leader of Ralph’s caliber to Edmonton Airports.”
In addition to his professional expertise, Mr. Peterson demonstrates strong community leadership through volunteerism as past Chair of the Glenrose Foundation and Director of the Edmonton Christmas Bureau, Member of Economic Development Edmonton’s Business Advisory Council, campaign volunteer for the Capital Health Authority’s recent Health Smart Solutions Campaign, and numerous other organizations.
Edmonton Airports is a not-for-profit organization mandated to manage the region’s airport assets on behalf of and in the best interest of the Capital Region.