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Stantec appoints finance director for Europe, India and Middle East Region

David Hedley joins Stantec as finance director


Stantec has appointed David Hedley as finance director for its Europe, India and Middle East Region. He will work with the Stantec leadership team to drive business performance and growth across the regions.

Hedley has 30 years’ global experience in the agrochemical and pharmaceutical industries and has worked in the UK, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Brazil. Prior to joining Stantec, he held a global finance and procurement leadership role with Syngenta based in Basel, Switzerland. 

On his appointment Hedley said I am delighted to join a business that is expanding rapidly outside of its core North American markets. I aim to bring my experience of other industries and emerging markets to support Stantec’s aspirations for growth."

Cath Schefer, Senior Vice President and Regional Operating Unit Leader said “David’s financial global expertise will be an invaluable asset as we look to grow Stantec’s business across the regions. We are excited about the opportunities ahead and David will strengthen our senior management team with a wealth of corporate finance experience as we continue to grow and diversify."

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