Executive Team

Who's on the executive team

BC Hydro's executive team is led by the CEO, and includes leaders from the lines of business and corporate service groups.

  • Chris O'Riley, President & Chief Operating Officer
  • Tom Bechard, President & CEO, Powerex
  • Maureen Daschuk, Senior Vice-President, Integrated Planning
  • Janet Fraser, Senior Vice-President, People, Customer, Corporate Affairs
  • Al Leonard, Senior Vice-President, Capital Infrastructure Project Delivery
  • Ray Lings, President & CEO, Powertech 
  • Mark Poweska, Executive Vice-President, Operations
  • Hugo Shaw, Senior Vice-President, Safety, Security and Emergency Management

Executive compensation

BC Hydro is committed to openness and accountability. In our effort to remain as transparent an organization as possible BC Hydro is making information easily accessible to British Columbians.

BC Hydro Executive contracts: