Shafeen served as a strategic advisor to Western‘s Board of Directors since July 2016. He subsequently was appointed Chief Operating Officer in April 2017.
- He has over ten years of experience advising clients in a variety of sectors including energy, infrastructure, power and utilities and P3 projects. Shafeen started his investment banking career in Toronto as an associate at CIBC World Markets and in Calgary at UBS Securities Canada as Director. In total, Shafeen has advised on over $3.5 billion in acquisitions and executed over $4 billion in debt and equity offerings in the Canadian and U.S. marketplace.
- Shafeen completed his MBA from the Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario and a Bachelors in Actuarial Science from Simon Fraser University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst Charterholder and an Associate from the Society of Actuaries