Mark Senn is the Director of EDC’s Cleantech team. His mandate is to ensure that this re-configured and expanded team delivers relevant knowledge and financial services to all of Canada’s Cleantech companies. He will ensure that EDC’s efforts are aligned and coordinated with those of other federal crown corporations and departments. EDC’s role is to ensure that exporter’s aspirations, to participate sustainably in a globalized economy, are effectively fulfilled.
The team is based in Ottawa, with regional representation in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver. Mark has worked at EDC since 1997, with prior responsibilities as the Regional Vice President for business development in Western Canada; as a Senior Account Executive covering strategic accounts in the Life Sciences, Oil and Gas, Mining and Transportation sectors. In addition to his experience on the business development side, Mark has also worked in the risk adjudication and treasury functions of the corporation.
Prior to joining EDC he worked as a corporate banker for ABN AMRO, Bank of New York, RoyNat and Bank of Montreal. Mark has a MBA and a BA in Economics both from Queen’s; as well as an International Baccalaureate from the United World College of the Pacific.