West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Director since: 1999
Board Chair and Independent Director
Mr. Whitehead is a Corporate Director. Mr. Whitehead was appointed as Board Chair of Finning in February 2017, a position he previously held from May 2008 to May 2016. He was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Finning from 2000 to May 2008. Prior to joining Finning, Mr. Whitehead held a number of senior executive positions with Fletcher Challenge Canada including President and Chief Executive Officer, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer and Vice President of the Crown Packaging Division. Mr. Whitehead is a director of Interfor Corporation, Kal Tire Ltd. and Belkin Enterprises Ltd.
Mr. Whitehead holds a Bachelor of Applied Sciences degree (Civil Engineering) from the University of British Columbia and an MBA from the University of Western Ontario.