Chief Strategy Officer

Celyeste Power

​Celyeste Power

Celyeste has an extensive background in public affairs and public policy across all sectors. As Chief Strategy Officer, she leads the strategic planning development process for IBC with a focus on advancing priorities and initiatives that are pan-Canadian in nature.

Working closely with her peers across the country and industry, she is responsible for leading the development and implementation of effective advocacy strategies, including efforts to maintain available and affordable insurance for Canadian consumers.

Celyeste has held previous roles with IBC including National Corporate Spokesperson; Executive Director, Strategy and Member Engagement; and most recently, Vice-President, Western region. Prior to joining IBC, she held several senior roles with the federal government including in the Office of the Prime Minister of Canada.

Celyeste holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Ottawa and is continuing her studies toward the Chartered Insurance Professional designation.