Specializing in corporate finance, operational management, and merger and acquisitions, Steve brings over 30 years of experience from the highly-competitive resource sector. Steve actively leads his executive management teams with a clear and pragmatic approach to driving business results, creating shareholder value, and achieving sustainable growth. Under his leadership, IAMGOLD has developed a diverse portfolio of strategic assets with extensive management and operational expertise. Steve was named the top CEO of 2017 in Financial Post Magazine’s CEO Top 100 Scorecard.
Prior to joining IAMGOLD, Steve was based in Houston, Texas, where he was the Executive Vice President, Gas Transportation & International, with Enbridge Inc. Steve was responsible for Enbridge’s natural gas operations, including overall responsibility for Enbridge Energy Partners, as the partnership’s Managing Director. In 1999, he joined Enbridge as President and Chief Operating Officer, Energy Services, based in Toronto, Canada.
Before joining Enbridge, Steve served as President and Chief Operating Officer of TransCanada Energy and was Chief Financial Officer, TransCanada Pipelines Limited, Numac (Westcoast Energy), and Encor Energy. He holds an MBA from the University of Windsor, is a Certified General Accountant, a graduate of McMaster University (B.Sc., Honors), and a graduate of the Harvard Advanced Management Program.
Throughout his career, Steve has actively demonstrated his commitment to voluntary leadership. His most recent community affiliations have included Director, Corporate Campaign Committee of Texas Children’s Hospital; Patron, UNICEF Alberta, Canada; and Director, YMCA Calgary, Canada. For his commitment to the community, Steve was awarded the 2006 Alberta Centennial Medal. He was made an Officer of National Order of Burkina Faso in 2011 and Grand Officer in the Honorary Order of the Yellow Star of Suriname in 2018.
Steve Letwin, President and Chief Executive Officer of IAMGOLD, is a Keynote speaker at Mines and Money Asia 2019. Download the programme now.
Read his interview on the gold industry’s consolidation and M&A trends and the future direction for the industry ahead of Mines and Money Asia 2019.