Andrew Pasternak (PhD, Northwestern University. MBA, Rotman School of Business) has been with GreenCentre Canada since its inception (2009) and was recently appointed Executive Director. He has over 25 years’ experience directing early-stage technology commercialization and product development in both small and large company environments. In his most recent GreenCentre role of Business Development and Commercialization Director, Andrew was responsible for government relations and all commercial activities of the organization which have resulted in numerous strategic partnerships, high-margin service contracts, and licensing agreements. Andrew is an accredited Professional Director and serves on several Boards as GreenCentre’s representative. He has a passion for martial arts, piano, and a variety of outdoor activities.