Chief Technology Officer
Sarah Shortreed is the Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of ATCO. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, she has responsibility for the overall leadership of Information Technology. Her mandate is to expand and enhance ATCO’s forward-looking, enterprise-wide IT strategy and technology roadmap, and deliver innovative strategies. Sarah is focused on delivering solutions and exceptional customer service to ATCO’s global businesses. Sarah brings more than 30 years of global experience in many industries and executive roles spanning business consulting, complex multi-stakeholder program management, operations, P&L, sales, customer relationship management and product management. Sarah was recently the Chief Information Officer at Bruce Power and previously worked at BlackBerry, IBM and Union Gas. She holds a Bachelor of Engineering Science degree, Mechanical, from the University of Western Ontario. Sarah sits on the Board of Governors for the University of Western Ontario and is the current Chair of the CIO Committee at the Conference Board of Canada. She recently completed a term on the Board of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) as well as the Digital Advisory Board to the CIO Branch of the Treasury Board of Canada.