Innovation Cluster

John Desbiens

John Desbiens

(Board Chair) President and CEO of Cambium Inc.

A proud resident of Peterborough since 1989

Honours Degree from Queen’s University in Applied Science in the discipline of civil engineering (environmental specialty)

Professional Engineer in the province of Ontario since 1999

Began his career at Lakefield Research Limited to offer expertise to the mining, municipal, and commercial sectors

Lived and worked in Buenos Aires, Argentina while providing environmental management and consulting services throughout South America

Previously managed the Environmental Consulting Services at SGS Canada Inc. and negotiated its purchase leading to the creation of Cambium Environmental in 2006

Currently President and CEO at Cambium Inc. with offices in Peterborough and Barrie, Ontario

Vice President of Peterborough Ultimate League

Board Member of the Ontario Onsite Wastewater Association

Board Member of the Greater Peterborough Economic Development Corporation