Corporate Director / President
John Kousinioris is the President of the Company. Mr. Kousinioris is also the Chief Operating Officer at TransAlta and is responsible for overseeing operations, shared services, commercial, trading, customer solutions, hedging and optimization at TransAlta.
Prior to joining TransAlta, John was a partner and co-head of the corporate commercial department at Bennett Jones LLP. He has 30 years of experience in securities law, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance matters, and has represented clients in some of Canada’s largest public offerings and merger transactions.
John has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Western Ontario, a Master of Business Administration degree from York University and a Bachelor of Laws degree from Osgoode Hall Law School at York University. John has also attended the Advanced Management Program at Harvard University.