Brent Ward

Senior Vice President | Mergers and Acquisitions, Strategy and Treasurer 

Brent Ward is responsible for leading corporate finance, cash management, insurance, pension and foreign exchange, and interest rate risk management. Brent is also responsible for the company’s mergers and acquisitions (corporate and asset) and strategy portfolios. He is also the Chief Financial Officer for TransAlta Renewables Inc.

Brent has been with TransAlta Corporation for the past 20 years and has extensive knowledge of capital markets, bank markets, treasury functions and corporate planning. Prior to his current role, Brent was Director, Corporate Finance and Treasury. In addition, he has also been responsible for leading TransAlta’s Investor Relations and Strategic Finance functions including responsibility for all Corporate Planning initiatives.

Brent hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).