Robin Silvester

President and CEO
Vancouver Fraser Port Authority

Robin Silvester leads the federal agency responsible for enabling Canada’s trade through the Port of Vancouver – Canada’s largest port. He is a board member of the Association of Canadian Port Authorities, a vice-president representing North America at the International Association of Ports and Harbors and an executive member and chair of the Greater Vancouver Gateway Council.

HOMETOWN: Grew up in Lancaster, North West England.
EDUCATION: Master of arts in engineering, Cambridge University.
NON-PROFIT CAUSE: Presidents Group – championing diversity in an organization makes a real difference for the organization and for every employee.