Ken StewartSenior Consultant
With 15 years’ experience in public affairs, regulatory matters and corporate sales, Ken Stewart supports clients with interests in strategic relationships, procurement and communications.
Ken’s career began in former Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau’s office, where he worked alongside the PMO’s top advisors and was responsible for a variety of research projects. As Special Assistant in the office of then Finance Minister Marc Lalonde, he played a key communications role in the Government’s “6 & 5” anti-inflation campaign. He returned to Queen’s Park in 1986 to serve as Special Assistant (Operations) to Ontario Liberal Premier David Peterson.
Now based in CHG’s Toronto office, Ken lends his significant government and private sector experience toward guiding clients through regulatory and procurement processes, offering insight and perspective on creating procurement and government relations strategies that earn full consideration by key government decision-makers.
AREAS OF SPECIALTY
- Food and Beverage
- Renewable Energy
- Political roles in the Prime Minister’s Office during the Trudeau administration
- Chief of Staff to the Minister of Education (Ontario)
- Special Assistant in the Office of the Hon. Marc Lalonde, Minister of Finance
- Special Assistant (Operations) Ontario Liberal Premier David Peterson