Fred Haynes VP Stakeholder Relations
Fred brings over 30 years of experience creating successful opportunities to enter new products and technologies into the energy, environment, healthcare, and government sectors. As Vice President of Stakeholder Relations, Fred leads our team in building relationships with stakeholders across Canada seeking to decarbonize natural gas emissions and secure successful transitions that will meet and can exceed 2030 and 2050 GHG targets. Fred is excited about the collateral benefits to growing green manufacturing jobs, creating markets for Recycled Liquid CO2, and enabling the “green use” of natural gas.
Before joining Cielo Carbon Solutions, Fred was Mayor of the District of Saanich, a Director at the Capital Regional District, founding President of Contact International consultancy, and publisher at Contact Canada. Within these roles, he effectively advanced Decarbonization Initiatives and One Planet frameworks at the governmental, commercial, and community levels. Fred's doctorate was obtained at the Banting and Best Department of Medical Research at the University of Toronto while the recipient of a Commonwealth Scholarship.