Brian Yates

VP and Regional Leader, B.C.

Brian Yates is responsible for Stantec’s business in British Columbia. He has led operations and strategic planning for firms and organizations in Canada and Southeast Asia, and driven significant growth in revenue and service diversification. Yates is a board director of the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies BC and Clean Energy BC.

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