RJ Burnside News

New President

Ian DreverR.J. Burnside & Associates Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Drever, P.Eng. as President of Burnside.

At Burnside, our motto is “The Difference is Our People” and we are proud to continue our legacy of values-based leadership and integrity in client service through the unanimous endorsement by all our employee owners of having Mr. Drever move into this role effective immediately.

Mr. Drever started his career at Burnside in 1988. Serving in a senior leadership role for the past 15 years, most recently as an Executive Vice President, Mr. Drever has been involved in a wide variety of private and public sector projects for key clients.

Now in his 30th year at Burnside, Mr. Drever will focus on building on the current foundation established by John Burnside which will be to enable and encourage our talented work force to take on new challenges and grow their careers, all the while strengthening the depth of the Burnside team. John Burnside, P.Eng., MBA will now move into the role of Chairman of the Board and CEO that has recently been vacated as the term has expired for Rui De Carvalho, P.Eng. Mr. DeCarvalho, who recently celebrated his 40th year of service with our firm, remains as a valuable contributor and mentor to our organization.

Burnside is an established engineering and science-based consulting firm that operates through eleven offices located across Canada. The longevity and loyalty of many of our clients, in addition to our experienced staff suggests that the way we conduct ourselves sets us apart. We bring the right set of skill, judgment and expertise to solving our clients’ needs.

We invite you to see for yourself why “The Difference is our People”.

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