Welcome to the 2020 Virtual Lunch & Learn Series...
Enjoy your lunch and join like-minded people within the Construction Industry to listen and learn. Each series will have a different topic to speak on and experts to offer information and takeaways.
TOPIC: Capital Procurement with Partnerships BC
Are you interested in learning what Partnerships BC is planning for the coming years? On October 20, SICA and NRCA are pleased to present a free virtual event with representatives of Partnerships BC discussing their future capital project and maintenance program plans. Topics will include: an introduction to Partnerships BC, current and upcoming projects, procurement process overview, and more.
Partnerships BC supports the public sector – provincial government, health authorities, school districts and universities – in meeting its infrastructure needs by providing leadership, expertise and consistency in the procurement of complex capital projects by utilizing private sector innovation, services and capital to deliver measurable benefits for taxpayers.
Mark Liedemann, President and CEO
Mark Liedemann has been part of the executive team at Partnerships BC since 2016 and took on the role of President and CEO in December 2018. In this role, Mark leads the management team responsible for the planning, procurement and implementation of large and complex infrastructure projects in B.C. and throughout Canada. Key responsibilities include corporate strategy as well as shareholder and stakeholder relations.
Mark is committed to developing all of his colleagues at Partnerships BC and fostering their success by establishing a culture that allows for growth and learning in a knowledge-based workplace. Mark is also committed to lifelong learning, models excellence and integrity and expects the same from others.
Mark joined Partnerships BC in 2008 coming from PricewaterhouseCoopers. In his nearly 20 years of experience in infrastructure, notable projects include Canada Line, Port Mann Bridge, Fort St. John Hospital, Iqaluit International Airport, and BC Hydro Smart Meter.
Mark holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of British Columbia and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Victoria. Mark earned his designation as a CFA Charter holder in 2003.
Jeff Good, Vice President, Health and Social Infrastructure
Jeff Good is Vice President at Partnerships BC, with a focus on the health and social infrastructure sectors. Jeff brings a strong finance, capital markets and procurement background to projects with Partnerships BC’s involvement. Jeff has been involved in the planning and procurement of projects in the health, transportation, and water treatment sectors.
Prior to joining Partnerships BC, Jeff worked at the Credit Union Central of British Columbia (CUCBC, now Central 1 Credit Union) as a Financial Risk Management Analyst. Jeff played an active role in all matters of investment policy compliance and management of CUCBC’s $3.5 billion dollar (CDN) portfolio. In addition, Jeff has worked at Toronto-Dominion as a Trader, and at National Bank Financial as an Investment Advisor. Jeff has a Bachelor of Business Administration with a Finance Major from Simon Fraser University.
Jeff is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charter holder and past executive member of the board of the CFA Victoria society.