Chris Boivin is the Managing Director of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities’ Green Municipal Fund (GMF), a $625 million endowment from the Government of Canada, created to drive sustainable innovation in the municipal sector.
Chris has worked in the Cleantech and Sustainability sectors for over 15 years. He has held senior roles in operations, corporate performance, business development, investment due diligence, and hands on entrepreneurial support. Chris has reviewed over 1,500 Cleantech investment opportunities across all sectors.
He is an expert in renewable energy and energy efficient technologies, trends, and issues. He is also well versed in Greenhouse Gas quantification and intellectual-property having been trained as a patent examiner. Chris is passionate about making a difference and strives for positive impact to society in all he takes on.