Valerie A.A. Nielsen

Valerie A. A. Neilsen

Ms. Nielsen was a director of Wajax Corporation, a publicly traded industrial parts and service company, from June 1995 to May 2012.

She was also a member and past chair of an advisory group on the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) and the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) regarding international trade matters pertaining to energy, chemicals and plastics from 1986 to 2002. She is also a past director of the Bank of Canada and of the Canada Olympic Committee.

Ms. Nielsen is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta and the Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists, and has been awarded the designation of Fellow of Geoscientists Canada.

Committee memberships

  • Human Resources and Compensation Committee
  • Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee
  • Safety, Environment and Responsibility Committee