Vice President, Canada

Chris_Thompson_Formal-0237Chris Thompson oversees the CLS Canada business, including regional offices in Calgary, Edmonton and a project office in Ontario. He focuses on implementing marketing, sales and business strategies supporting the company’s goals and visions in Canada.

Since beginning his career in land and negotiation in 2005, Chris has been actively involved in the International Right of Way Association (IRWA) and held a variety of leadership roles for his local chapter including membership chair, social chair, Vice President and President. He is the current Industry Executive for IRWA Chapter 48 and recently obtained his SR/WA designation.

Born and raised in Southern Alberta, Chris spent most of his time in a rural agriculture town prior to obtaining a B.A. degree in English from the University of Lethbridge. Prior to joining CLS, Chris worked for Cenovus Energy.