Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Business Development
Ms. Cantwell is the Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Business Development. Prior to joining TriSummit Utilities Inc. in 2020, Ms. Cantwell was Vice President of Business Development with Emera Inc. from 2015-2020. From 1999 to 2015, Ms. Cantwell held increasingly senior roles with Emera including Director of Renewable Energy and Senior Director of Strategy and Planning. Prior to joining Emera in 1999, Ms. Cantwell worked for CentralPower Ltd, an electric utility in New Zealand and British Gas plc in Edinburgh, Scotland. During Ms. Cantwell’s 25 year career in the energy industry she has had the opportunity to build experience across the sector including integrated resource planning, regulatory affairs, renewable development, strategy, market intelligence, decision analysis and business development.
Ms. Cantwell has a Bachelor of Arts with Honours from St. Francis Xavier University and a Masters of Business Administration from Saint Mary’s University.