Mike Watt, P. Eng.

Director, St. Catharines Hydro Inc. (2015)
Director, St. Catharines Hydro Generation Inc. (2015)

 

Mike Watt is a professional engineer and Executive Vice President of the Walker Environmental Group, based in Niagara Falls. Mike is responsible for the Walker portfolio of environmental businesses. His specialization is in P3 (Public Private Partnerships) mainly with municipalities and strategic joint ventures. As well as the landfill, recycling and trucking division, he has successfully grown new businesses in compost and bio-solids processing, green energy from landfill gas, industrial development, water treatment and emissions credit trading.

Aside from his commitment to Walker Environmental Group, Mike currently serves as Past Chair of OWMA (Ontario Waste Management Association), Vice President of the Board of the Niagara YMCA, and is a member of the Board of Advisors of Thordon Bearings Inc., in Burlington, Ontario.Mike has also served as Chair of the One Foundation for Niagara Health System.

Mike is a long time resident of St. Catharines. He is married to his wife Christine, and his daughter, Meghan, lives and works for Deloitte in Cardiff, Wales, with her husband.

Mike enjoys running and biking to keep fit and plays in a local rock band on the weekends at parties and fundraising events.