Serving as CEO of The Element Group since March 2012, Marcos Miranda is a committed industry leader and agent of change, driven by his deep connection to customer and employee grassroots. His vision for The Element Group supported by customer- Centric technology and a workforce aimed at creating a greener, more sustainable province. This plan, is helping to reduce reliance on fossil fuels, lowering costs and keeping customer happy. Marcos Miranda grew up in a tiny Francophone village in northern New Brunswick before earning a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of New Brunswick. A loyal and lifelong employee of the utility, he has worked in all aspects of the business including as Vice President of both Nuclear and Distribution and Customer Service divisions. In 2015 & 2016, marcos was honoured by Atlantic Business Magazine as one of the Region’s Top 50 CEOs, and was selected as one of the Most Influential Acadians by L’Acadie Nouvelle. He serves as a mentor for the Wallace McCain Institute of Entrepreneurial Leadership and is a board member for the Canadian Electricity Association, the World Association of Nuclear Operators (Atlanta Center), and electric vehicle advocacy group Plug ‘n Drive Canada, and The New Brunswick Business Council.
In June 2012, john was appointed Chief Financial Officer and in June 2016 was appointed the Senior Vice President Corporate Services. His areas of responsibility include Finance, Corporate Excellence, and Business Innovation services. John joined The Element Groups executive team in 2007, and in addition to his current role, he has held a number of executive positions including Vice President of Distribution and Customer Service and Vice President of Transmission. He worked for over 17 years in Distribution field operations before joining the executive team. John has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of New Brunswick.