Mairead Lavery was appointed as Senior Vice-President, Business Development in December 2014. Ms. Lavery is responsible for EDC’s business origination and client coverage through a network of EDC’s offices and representations in Canada and overseas, across all industry sectors, all product lines and all customer segments. Prior to joining EDC, Ms. Lavery worked at Bombardier for 16 years, where she held increasingly senior positions, managing teams of more than 500 employees. She served as Vice-President Finance and Vice-President Strategy, Business Development and Structured Finance for Bombardier’s Aerospace Group and most recently as Vice-President Transformation and Shared Services. A native of Northern Ireland, Ms. Lavery earned a degree in Management and Accounting from Queen’s University Belfast, and is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ireland.
- Company:Sr. VP Business Development, EDC