Philip Ducharme(Moderator) Vice President, Entrepreneurship & Procurement, CCAB

    Philip Ducharme is the Vice President of Entrepreneurship & Procurement at the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business. In his role he is responsible for leading Supply Change, CCAB’s Aboriginal Procurement Strategy and the Tools and Financing for Aboriginal Business (TFAB) program.

    In the last 25 years, Philip has held several senior roles with various Indigenous organizations across Canada in a variety of sectors including business, health, education, employment and awards and recognition. Philip has participated as a member of the Aboriginal Advisory Group for Ontario Power Authority, the Social Procurement Advisory Committee with the Government of Canada and was an Aboriginal committee member for the Canadian Construction Association’s Aboriginal Engagement Best Practices Guide.

    Philip Ducharme is a proud Métis with all eight of his Great-Grandparents attached to Métis Scrip applications and is a member of the Manitoba Métis Federation.

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