Stuart is the CEO for Energy Services Association Canada (ESAC), a not-for-profit organization responsible for promoting performance based solutions for energy and infrastructure renewal initiatives, resulting in fiscally and environmentally responsible outcomes. Stuart is also Treasurer and Board member to the Clean Air Partnership. Prior to that he was the National lead for a Capital and Infrastructure Project Solutions practice providing expertise for strategic capital planning, deal structuring and procurement advice derived from over 25 years in infrastructure and project finance. Stuart’s advisory roles include expertise of the UK, European and Canadian infrastructure markets, across both the public and private sector. where he specialises in business case development, financial Risk and VfM analyses, and the development of infrastructure transactions.
Working predominantly on large or complex performance based projects and with over $10 billion capital worth of projects to his acclaim, Stuart has also delivered a number of cutting-edge pathfinders in Canada, leading the way for similar successful projects.
Stuart is both technically qualified and financially experienced with specialist expertise for delivering alternative project delivery models, financing structures, partnering arrangements and framework agreements. These advisory roles have been provided across a variety of industry sectors including health, municipalities, transportation, education, housing and IT.