Susan Margles is Senior Vice-President, Corporate Affairs
In this role, Susan leads Canada Post’s renewed focus on building strong, constructive relationships with its employees; its Shareholder, the Government of Canada; other governments across Canada and the communities it serves.
Accordingly, she leads the teams responsible for several corporate priorities, including accessibility, environmental sustainability, indigenous affairs, community engagement, stakeholder collaboration, and openness and transparency.
She is also responsible for ensuring that the Corporation’s public policy and regulatory framework anchor effective corporate strategies to serve Canadians while achieving long-term sustainability.
As Vice-president, Government Relations and Policy for more than a decade, she reported directly to the CEO and was the key adviser on these matters to the CEO and Board of Directors. She joined Canada Post in 2005 from the federal government, where she worked in increasingly senior positions in the Department of Finance, Transport Canada, Industry Canada and Health Canada, among others.
Susan is a member of the Board of Directors of the Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation, and a trustee of the Canada Post Community Foundation. She is fluently bilingual and holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and an MBA from McGill University. She is married and the mother of two.