Assistant Deputy Minister, ESG Secretariat
Government of Alberta
Brad Ferguson is the Assistant Deputy Minister leading the ESG Secretariat for the Government of Alberta, a division within Executive Council responsible for strengthening the image and reputation of Alberta through a positive ESG narrative. This jurisdictional ESG role draws on Brad’s branding roots from Procter & Gamble, tactical strategy skills as a seasoned strategy consultant, as well as leadership experience the former CEO of Edmonton Economic Development Corp. responsible for shaping the City of Edmonton’s economic strategy and positioning. Brad also embraces a leadership philosophy that blends purpose, planet, and profit – an evolving style of governance that connects business, government, and communities – and takes responsibility for making transformative change needed in today’s complex world.