Mr. Haines is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Toronto Hydro Corporation and its subsidiaries. Toronto Hydro is one of the largest urban electricity distribution companies in North America. Toronto Hydro serves 2.5 million residents of the city of Toronto and operates assets of $2.5 billion with an annual revenue of $2.8 billion.
Mr. Haines has worked in the Canadian energy industry for more than 25 years, including 15 years in various senior roles in the natural gas and electricity sectors. He is a member of the Board of Directors and in-coming Chair of the Canadian Electricity Association, and is actively involved with the Ontario Coalition of Large Distributors. Mr. Haines Chairs the United Way of Greater Toronto’s fund raising for the Public Service Sector, is actively involved in fundraising for the Sunnybrook Hospital Foundation and sits on the Board of the Greater Toronto CivicAction Alliance. He also has involvement with local universities on the curriculum development for the energy industry.