Steven Kresak is the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of IBI Group (TSX:IBG) and is responsible for the corporation’s legal affairs across its 60+ offices worldwide. He leads the Legal, Compliance, Insurance and Corporate Governance functions.
Prior to joining IBI Group, Steven was Senior Vice President, Commercial Projects at Infrastructure Ontario, where he was accountable for the leadership and delivery of new business initiatives, including the optimization and sale of public assets in the Transportation, Manufacturing, Rail and Telecommunications sectors. Previously Steven practiced law at Goodmans.
Steven was a finalist for 2016 Mid-Market Excellence Award and the 2021 Baker McKenzie Innovation Award of the Canadian General Counsel Association. His team was also a finalist for the 2021 Law Department Innovation Award, and was recognized as the 2021 Construction, Infrastructure & Transportation Law Department of the Year by Canadian Lawyer.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree (Magna Cum Laude) from the University of Saskatchewan and a Law degree (Distinction) from the University of Alberta. Steven is a former Editor of the Alberta Law Review. Pragmatic, empathetic and purpose driven, he believes great teams power organizational success. Steven has completed the SEALFIT XL program.