Executive Chair and Co-FounderMs. Rebecca MacDonald is Executive Chairman of the Board of Just Energy Group Inc. Ms. MacDonald was the principal founder of Just Energy and was a director since 2001. She was engaged in the deregulation of natural gas for over 24 years. Before forming Just Energy in 1997 she was the president of EMI, another successful energy marketing company. She became an officer of Just Energy in January 2000 and previously served as Chief Executive Officer. For the past nine years she was Just Energys Executive Chair. She is a past director of the Canadian Arthritis Foundation and is actively involved in a number of other charities. She founded the Rebecca MacDonald Centre for Arthritis Research at Torontos Mount Sinai Hospital. Ms. MacDonald was named Canadas top woman CEO for 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 and 2007 by Profit Magazine. Ms. MacDonald was also named Ontario Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst Young in 2003. On April 3, 2009 she received the International Horatio Alger Award Canada. In 2012, she was elected to the board of Canadian Pacific Railways Limited in 2012.
Age: 62 Founder Since 2010