Aidan is a vice president at StrategyCorp and leads several teams in our Land and Infrastructure Development and Municipal Services practices. He works with a team of talented professionals with planning, development, political, and policy backgrounds on a wide array of projects and initiatives.
Aidan has a proven track-record of succeeding on complex and ambitious files in the various roles he’s held in the public service, not-for-profit sector, and now in the private sector. Serving clients from across the spectrum, include municipalities, developers, not-for-profit organizations, and neighbourhood groups, he prides himself on his ability to find creative solutions and forge innovative partnerships.
In addition to collaborating with clients to help shape their projects and initiatives at their earliest stages, Aidan supports them in successfully engaging with politicians, public service leaders, Indigenous communities, stakeholder organizations, influential individuals, and the public.
Aidan is known to colleagues and clients for his empathy, foresight, and keen eye for opportunities – and challenges. He builds strong relationships with those he engages with, from colleagues to clients, decision-makers to stakeholders. Many come to rely on his candid and forthright advice while being confident in his commitment to advancing their interests.
Before joining StrategyCorp in 2019, Aidan was a manager in the Ontario Public Service, serving in policy roles at the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing for over four years. Prior to that, Aidan was the water programs manager and a planning advisor for Environmental Defence. He has also held a variety of policy positions in the Ontario and British Columbia governments including drinking water protection, services for victims of crime, economic and social integration of newcomers, and employment for persons with disabilities.