Mike Gerbis

CEO, Profoundry

Mike leads Profoundry, an innovative collective of like-minded organizations that includes Delphi, GLOBE Series, CBSR and Leading Change Canada. Their combined mission is to identify, connect, and support the global community of change makers so that, together, they can build a sustainable, prosperous, and socially just future in a generation. As CEO, Mike is responsible for Profoundry’s strategic direction, growth, and impact.

For over three decades, Mike has advised senior executives, domestic and international leaders, corporations, and governments on how to create long-term value by addressing environmental, social, and economic risks and opportunities. He is a sought-after speaker and has presented to numerous corporate boards and at some of the most prestigious sustainability conferences and events in and outside of Canada.

Mike is also the co-founder of two not-for-profit organizations: the Climate Reality Project Canada and Leading Change Canada. He regularly engages and mentors emerging leaders and entrepreneurs who are passionate about making a difference.

Mike was named to Canada’s Clean50 for 2016 as well as Canada’s Clean16 for 2016. He holds a Master of Environmental Engineering degree from McMaster University and a Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering from Queens University.

Outside of work, Mike enjoys mountain biking, playing hockey and golf, and experiencing what the world has to offer with his wife and two sons. I would change to Profoundry is a collective of like-minded sustainability and climate experts that includes Delphi, GLOBE Series, CBSR, and Leading Change Canada.

Speaker Sessions

Introducing the Net Zero Supply Chain (NZSC) Initiative

  • Reaching Destination Net Zero
  • Innovation, Technology and Deployment
  • Labour, Skills Training and Capacity Building
  • Government Policy and Corporate Governance
Session Date
Wednesday, Feb 14 2024 | 2:10 PM - 2:25 PM
Shayna Rector Bleeker​ VP of Strategic Partnerships and Co-Founder, 7Gen
Bryan Buggey Executive Vice President, Invest Vancouver
Alain Brandon Vice President, Sustainability, Social Impact and Government Relations, Loblaw Companies Limited
Dr. Carol-Ann Brown President, Delphi
Mike Gerbis CEO, Profoundry
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