Board of Directors

Ahab Abdel-Aziz
Ahab Abdel-Aziz
I have more than 20 years’ experience advising leading members of the Canadian and international nuclear energy sector and government agencies in policy and legislative development, project development and finance, licensing and compliance, and disputes.
Ahab Abdel-Aziz
Brian Agnew
Brian Agnew
Brian is a ‘hands-on’ results orientated sales leader who is well accustomed to competing in developing and highly competitive markets. He has more than 22 years of Sales, Business Development and Marketing experience with some of North American leading Companies.
Brian Agnew
Doug Burton
Doug Burton
Doug Burton is the Founding Partner of his consulting company called DB2 Consulting. He has a Bachelor of Engineering degree from McMaster University and an MBA from Queens University. Doug has been a member of PEO since 1986
Doug Burton
Gillian Baigorri
Gillian Baigorri
Gillian Baigorri has a decade of Human Resources experience in the Canadian Nuclear Industry. She is currently the Manager, Human Resources at Kinectrics Inc. where she has held progressively senior roles since starting as a Human Resources Specialist in 2007.
Gillian Baigorri
Jack Scott
Jack Scott
Jack Scott is responsible for developing major project and market partnership opportunities throughout North America for Alberici, a $US 2 billion, privately-held construction contractor, and also directs the Canadian operations’ finance, employee resources and office infrastructure functions.
Jack Scott
James Gandhi
James Gandhi
James has over 22 years of experience including 15 years of broad experience dealing with nuclear utilities in Canada.
James Gandhi
Jun Tang
Jun Tang
Jun originally joined Babcock & Wilcox Canada Ltd (B&W Canada) in March 1993 as a Design Engineer (Nuclear). In 1995, he accepted an opportunity with Innovative Steam Technologies but returned to B&W Canada in March 1998.
Jun Tang
Justin Hannah
Justin Hannah
Justin Hannah is the Senior Manager of Marketing and External Relations at Candu Energy Inc., designer of the proudly Canadian CANDU® reactor technology. Justin’s knowledge of, and experience in, the nuclear industry makes him an excellent addition to the OCI Board of Directors. His understanding of the challenges and opportunities in the global nuclear industry, learned through first‐hand experience marketing the CANDU technology, enable him to formulate strategies for success.
Justin Hannah
Martin Tulett
Martin Tulett
Martin has worked in the nuclear industry for 33 years, 32 of which were spent with OPG in all aspects of Nuclear Operations. OPG work experience includes Outage manager, Operations manager, Director of Engineering, Director of Operations and Maintenance, VP of Supply Chain and Deputy VP (of Pickering). Most recently he has joined AMEC NSS as the VP of Commercial Operations.
Martin Tulett
Michele Cheng-Newson
Michele Cheng-Newson
Michele has worked for Lakeside Process Controls for over 7 years and is now the designated Account Manager for OPG.
Michele Cheng-Newson
Narinder Bains
Narinder Bains
25 years of extensive experience in the Candu nuclear industry. Involved in all aspects of Candu nuclear new builds, services and refurbishment projects.
Narinder Bains
Walter Silva
Walter Silva
Walter Silva is the Managing Director of Toshiba Industrial Products Canada (TIPCA). Walter is responsible for strategic planning and business development for the organization, including the company’s business objectives for growth within the nuclear sector.
Walter Silva
Yung Hoang
Yung Hoang
Yung possesses over 19 years of experience in the nuclear industry and has worked for Amec Foster Wheeler, Bruce Power, Ontario Hydro and OPG.
Yung Hoang

Latest News

Curtiss-Wright Nuclear Canada (CNWC): Company finds new opportunities in Ontario thanks to Darlington Refurbishment

Friday, December 15, 2017
Curtiss-Wright has been supporting the nuclear industry in Canada since 1980, but it was only shortly after Ontario Power Generation confirmed plans to refurbish its reactors at Darlington Nuclear that the international company established a division in Newmarket, Curtiss-Wright Nuclear Canada to better serve its clients.

Gowling WLG Advises on Landmark Rosatom El Dabaa Nuclear Power Project

Thursday, December 14, 2017
Gowling WLG has served as the legal adviser on one of the largest new-build nuclear power construction projects in the world: the El Dabaa project in Egypt, worth more than US$30 billion.

Bruce Power Contracts Major Industry Suppliers for Steam Generator Replacement Project

Tuesday, December 12, 2017
A fully integrated joint venture formed among AECOM, Aecon and AREVA NP – the Steam Generator Replacement Team (SGRT) – today signed a contract valued at more than $130 million to replace steam generators at Unit 6 of the Bruce Nuclear Generating Station in Ontario, Canada.

Another Bruce Power Partner Opens Facility In Bruce County

Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Toronto-based Kinectrics has opened the 37,000 sq ft facility it purchased this past summer in the Bruce Energy Centre, near the Bruce Power site in Tiverton.

Decommissioning of Candu protoype moves forward

Monday, December 4, 2017
The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission has extended the deadline for public comments on Canadian Nuclear Laboratories' draft Environmental Impact Statement for decommissioning the country's first ever nuclear power reactor by two weeks to 13 February. The Nuclear Power Demonstration reactor was the prototype for the Candu reactor design.

The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries welcomes OPG CEO & President Jeff Lyash as keynote speaker at its AGM Lunch

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) held its Annual General Meeting and AGM Lunch on November 29 at the Ajax Convention Centre.