Helen Platis, President

Helen Platis, President
Helen has held leadership positions in a broad range of organizations, including large scale and global energy companies SKY Solar Group, Duke Energy (Union Gas), Ontario Hydro, Centrica PLC (Direct Energy) and Stantec Consulting.
 
As a Canadian working with multinationals from the US, UK, Europe, India, China and Africa she has been responsible for Strategic Planning, Business Development, Sales, Marketing and Operations.
 
Helen brings over 20 years of management experience within small and large organizations within the private and public sectors to Lacuna-Canada, with a strong track record leading cross-functional teams, cultivating relationships, spearheading business transformation and change management initiatives. She specializes in working with global players to develop market entry strategies, identify acquisitions and negotiating JV agreements.
 
Helen has an undergraduate degree from Queens University, a Masters in Economics from the University of Toronto and an Executive MBA from the Rotman School of Management. In 2015, Helen completed the Directors Education Program, earning the designation ICD.D.