David Pearson, Chief Operating Officer - Beedie
David's career has taken him around the world, where he has gained over 30 years of extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, leading high growth organizations, and advising businesses in finance, accounting, risk and corporate strategy. Having spent most of his career with Deloitte, he joined Beedie in 2018 as Chief Operating Officer. In his role, David works with senior leaders across the business to ensure they have the tools, insights and ability to guarantee success. Among other areas at Beedie, he is responsible for general operations, overall capital management and planning, information systems and financial reporting. David is incisive and strategically oriented with a focus on leading and building profitable organizations with a strong customer orientation.
Andrea Raso, Partner - Clark Wilson LLP
Andrea Raso is a Partner and Co-Chair of Clark Wilson?s Employment & Labour Practice. She acts for a broad range of private and public sector employers and has appeared before all levels of Court including the Supreme Court of Canada. Andrea helps her clients resolve some of the most complex business issues, and provides strategic legal advice on a wide variety of employment-related matters.
Michael Scott, Vice President, Building Division - Impact Recruitment
Michael Scott is a Vancouver-based recruitment professional with over two decades of experience in Canada and Australia. With proven success in both agency and internal recruitment, Michael joined Impact Recruitment in 2012. Bringing with him an extensive network of professional contacts and a vast knowledge of the recruitment industry, Michael played an integral role in establishing the company's Building + Construction Division, which expanded into the property industry in 2013.
In the years following, Michael has fostered relationships with top organizations and associations, including VRCA, UDI, ICBA, PAMA, BOMA, HAVAN and the BCIT School of Construction and the Environment. In his current role as Vice President of the Building Division, Michael is a coach and mentor to eleven individuals whose respective teams specialize in Construction + Development, Construction Subtrades and Property, Building + Facilities Management. Impact Recruitment?s Building Division consistently places top talent with clients in organizations at a local, national and multi-national level.