Irene Kerr

President and CEO
British Columbia Infrastructure Benefits

Irene Kerr is a recognized leader in the transportation sector, including 15 years with a major national airline, leading Transportation Investment Corp. as CEO and various roles with major international multi-sport events. She is currently president and CEO of BC Infrastructure Benefits, which last year supplied more than 1,200 workers across eight projects.

FAVOURITE QUOTE: “A woman is like a tea bag. You never know how strong it is until it’s in hot water.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
TOUGHEST CHALLENGE: This job. Change can be hard for people, so championing a policy that changes how things are done has been challenging. It’s also my most rewarding job.