John McKendrick has been with Infrastructure Ontario since its inception in November 2005. Having been an integral part of the major projects division from the outset, he has had the unique opportunity to participate in and drive the evolution of the program.
As the Executive Vice President, Project Delivery – Social and Transportation, John is responsible for the planning, development, and procurement of major public infrastructure projects. His portfolio includes hospitals, colleges, courthouses, a data centre, Pan Am Games’ infrastructure projects, and the Transportation Infrastructure program.
John came to Infrastructure Ontario with over 17 years of experience in the Provincial government. During that time, he gained expertise in finance and infrastructure project development and delivery. Before joining Infrastructure Ontario, he was an Assistant Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Public Infrastructure Renewal (now the Ministry of Infrastructure).
John had also served as the Director of the Corporate Finance Branch at the Ontario Financing Authority. During that time, he was involved in the financing of a number of infrastructure projects across various sectors, including asset-based and other financing structures.