Gerard Peets

Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy and Results, Infrastructure Canada

Gerard Peets is a seasoned executive in the Public Service of Canada, with public policy experience spanning cities and communities, manufacturing industry competitiveness, disruptive technology, international trade and the Canada-U.S. border, government agenda-setting, resource development and marketplace framework laws.

He is an advocate for innovation and experimentation in public policy, with a view to finding better ways of ensuring that government actions drive toward positive, measurable outcomes for people.

Gerard holds a Masters of Arts in International Political Economy from the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University and a Bachelor of Sciences from the University of Guelph.