Keynote: The World’s First Major Carbon Neutral Food Company: Achieving Environmental Sustainability through Strategic and Behaviour-Based Asset Management at Maple Leaf Food
Faye Cooper is the Director of Asset Reliability for Maple Leaf Foods Corporation, a leading protein company, employing over 11,500 people, and the world’s first major carbon neutral protein company. Mrs. Cooper is responsible for the strategic leadership of Asset Management, Reliability, and Maintenance for the global Maple Leaf Foods Corporation including 20+ manufacturing plants in Canada and the Unites States. She has over 20 years of experience in Manufacturing, Energy, and High-Tech industries with senior level leadership and expertise in Capital Planning, Business Operations, Commercial Management, Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, and JVs & Partnerships. Faye is a licensed Professional Engineering (PEng) in the provinces of Ontario, holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering Physics from UBC, and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from UoA.