Janet Fraser is BC Hydro’s Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Chief Human Resources Officer. She first joined the Executive Team as the Senior Vice President, Energy, Regulatory & Business Planning in April 2015 and since then added Policy and Corporate Relations, Human Resources and Customer Service functions to her portfolio. She also previously served as the company’s Chief Regulatory Officer.
Janet leads the team responsible for integrated resource planning, economic and business development, conservation and energy management, regulatory, business planning, enterprise risk management, policy, communications, human resources and customer service. Seeing the value in collaboration and unified direction, she is focused on working with the entire Corporate Affairs team to ensure the company is planning and driving towards the same goals.
Prior to joining BC Hydro, Janet spent seven years with the British Columbia Transmission Corporation in a number of senior leadership roles. In addition, she held a variety of roles in the resource sector at Westcoast Energy and Fletcher Challenge.
Born and raised in British Columbia, Janet is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) by profession.
BC Hydro is British Columbia’s primary electrical utility, which has a 93% renewable energy portfolio. The Government of British Columbia’s Climate Leadership Plan has committed to 100% renewable or clean electricity.