Former Ontario Assistant Deputy Minister, Gabriel Sékaly, joins StrategyCorp as Senior Advisor

Sékaly joins the expansive StrategyCorp roster of public affairs, management consulting, and communications experts

TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2017 /CNW/ – StrategyCorp is pleased to announce the addition of Gabriel Sékaly to its senior advisory team. Gabriel brings with him over 20 years of Ontario Public Sector experience where he managed various portfolios.  Most recently, he held the position of Assistant Deputy Minister of Education, managing the Financial Policy and Business Division, where he was involved in various rounds of collective bargaining within the education sector. Gabriel also served as an Associate Deputy Minister of Finance, providing advice and assistance on all aspects of fiscal and financial policy, fiscal planning, expenditure management and reporting, and overall stewardship of the financial resources of the province.

“Gabriel’s deep experience in education and finance public policy is a great addition to the constantly evolving range of StrategyCorp’s expertise,” said John Matheson, Principal at StrategyCorp. “StrategyCorp works with public and private sector organizations with the goal of solving a wide range of policy, management, and operational challenges. Adding Gabriel, who is widely regarded as an expert in public finance, to our team of Senior Advisors enhances our ability to offer key insights, strategic thinking and implementable solutions for our clients.”

Gabriel’s professional career has also included service as CEO for the Institute of Public Administration of Canada, adjunct professor at Queen’s University’s School of Policy Studies, and Executive Director of a province-wide not for profit association dealing with post-secondary issues.

“Gabriel will join other subject matter experts on our Senior Advisor team, including Ron Shaw, former City of Stratford CAO, telecommunications and broadcasting expert Ken Engelhart, former Deputy Minister of Municipal Affairs, Michael Fenn, former City of Toronto Manager, Shirley Hoy, and former Toronto Board of Trade Municipal Affairs Advisor, Dave McCleary,” added Matheson. “In bringing these professionals together with of the rest of our team, StrategyCorp is fulfilling its commitment to growing the strongest strategic advisory consultancy in Canada”

Gabriel is a Certified Management Accountant with a commerce degree from the University of Ottawa, and also holds a science degree from McGill University, where he studied biology with a specialization in human genetics.

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