Frank Perri, P. Eng.

General Manager
St. Catharines Hydro Inc.
St. Catharines Hydro Generation Inc.

 

Frank Perri, General Manager of St. Catharines Hydro Inc. (SCHI) and St. Catharines Hydro Generation Inc. (SCHGI), has over thirty years' experience in the electrical power industry. Frank had served on the Board of Directors of St. Catharines Hydro Inc. in 2007, as well as Director for St. Catharines Hydro Generation Inc. in 2008. Frank has also been a Director for the Ontario Waterpower Association since 2012.

Frank was previously employed as the President and owner of Frank Perri and Associates Inc., a consulting company in Thorold, Ontario, whose focus was to assist other companies in improving their overall business performance. Prior to this he was employed with VA Tech Transformers Ltd. of St. Catharines, and was VP of Operations at Unifin International Inc., a Division of Koch Chemical Technology Group, based out of Wichita, Kansas. Frank's involvement at Unifin, a manufacturer of heat exchangers and pumps for the Electrical Power Industry, included a focus on acquisitions, as well as the formation of a joint venture in China.

Frank graduated in 1980 from Ryerson Polytechnic University in Electrical Engineering and furthered his studies at McMaster University and the University of Toronto, whereby he obtained his Professional Engineer accreditation and remains a member of the Professional Engineers of Ontario. Following his position as Director on the Boards of SCHI and SCHGI, he became General Manager. Frank resides in St. Catharines with his wife and three children.