Mark Gustafson

Vice-president, Legal, risk and compliance
Vancouver Fraser Port Authority

After starting his legal career at Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, Mark Gustafson worked in the legal department at the City of Vancouver and he joined the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority in 2011. In 2020, Gustafson received a Lexpert Rising Star Award, which recognizes leading lawyers in Canada under 40. He is a director of Canada Place Corp.

SOMEONE YOU ADMIRE: My older brother, John. Great defence lawyer; as kids, talked us out of the principal’s office more times than I can remember.
NEXT TRAVEL DESTINATION: Planning a trip to Greece in September.
BEST ADVICE: Turn off your phone (from my wife, every evening).