Careers

Chris Henderson (He/Him)

Title and Workplace

Executive Director of Indigenous Clean Energy

Location

Ottawa

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Chris Henderson is a Canadian clean energy thought leader and eco-entrepreneur, and serves as Executive Director of ICE. For the past 35 years, he has been at the forefront of ground-breaking enterprises, social and ecological initiatives with large-scale Canadian and global impact. Chris is a trusted commentator on sustainable development issues that respect the Planet, and generate enduring outcomes for people and communities. Chris has two professional focuses. Firstly, advising and equipping Indigenous Nations and peoples to develop and own clean energy projects catalyzing social and economic development opportunities that combat Climate Change. Secondly, providing strategic advice on accelerating energy transition to a low carbon, abundant energy future. Chris’ first book Aboriginal Power was published in 2013. In addition to his role with ICE, Chris is the Lumos Energy, President, Delphi Group Co-Founder and Globe Series Board Chair. Chris is happiest paddling a canoe on Canada’s lakes and rivers.