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SENIOR LEADERSHIP

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JR Shaw, O.C., AOE

Founder
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Bradley Shaw

Chief Executive Officer & Executive Chair
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Paul McAleese

President, Shaw Communications
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Trevor English

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial & Corporate Development Officer
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Zoran Stakic

Chief Operating Officer & Chief Technology Officer
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Peter Johnson

Executive Vice President & Chief Legal and Regulatory Officer
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Katherine Emberly

President, Business
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Dan Markou

Executive Vice President & Chief People and Culture Officer
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Paul Deverell

President, Consumer

Bradley Shaw

Brad is the Executive Chair and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Since 2010, Brad has led the transformation of the Company from a Western-based cable company to a leading Canadian connectivity company. Brad joined the Company in 1987 as a Customer Service Representative in the call centre where he learned the importance of listening to customers, responding to their needs and delivering an exceptional customer experience. This philosophy of customer service has guided him throughout his career as he assumed senior management and executive responsibilities. Brad was instrumental in building Shaw Direct into one of North America’s leading direct-to-home satellite television providers and he played a key role in the launch of the Company’s digital home phone service in 2005. In 2016, Brad spearheaded the following two transformational transactions: the acquisition of Freedom Mobile and divestiture of Shaw Media to reposition Shaw as a leading Canadian connectivity company.

Paul McAleese

Paul McAleese serves as President, Shaw Communications Inc., a position he has held since April 10, 2020. Paul is responsible for overseeing all sales, marketing, base management and customer facing areas of the business, including the Wireline and Wireless divisions. He is also responsible for the development and execution of the annual operating plan.


Paul has been with the Company since February 3, 2017, and previously held the positions of President, Wireless and Chief Operating Officer, Freedom Mobile where he demonstrated a strong track record of delivering profitable Wireless growth, instilling operational discipline and building high performing teams. Prior to joining the Company, Paul held executive-level positions with leading telecommunications operators in the United States, Europe and Canada for over two decades.

Trevor English

Trevor English serves as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial & Corporate Development Officer, a position he has held since May 4, 2018. In addition to his financial accountabilities, Trevor is responsible for strategic planning, business development, investor relations and investment initiatives.


Trevor has been with the Company since 2004 and prior to joining Shaw he worked for CIBC World Markets Inc. in Canada and the United Kingdom. Trevor has over 20 years of experience in corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, investor relations, business development and financial analysis. Trevor holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Calgary and a Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Zoran Stakic

Zoran Stakic serves as Chief Operating Officer & Chief Technology Officer, a position he has held since May 4, 2018. Mr. Stakic is responsible for leading Shaw’s networks, technology, operations, security and supply chain teams, providing an end-to-end view of service delivery, operation and support for Shaw.


Mr. Stakic has been with the Company since 2004 and has held a number of roles, including Executive Vice President & Chief Technology Officer and Senior Vice President, Technology and Network Operations, where he successfully led the creation of a new centralized technology organization for the Company. Mr. Stakic holds Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Engineering from the University of Belgrade as well as an MBA from Queen’s University.

Peter Johnson

Peter Johnson serves as the Executive Vice President & Chief Legal and Regulatory Officer, a position he has held since 2016. Peter is responsible for Shaw’s legal affairs, corporate governance, regulatory, government relations and real estate and also acts as Corporate Secretary to the Board.


Starting at Shaw in April 1996 as Legal Counsel, Peter assumed more senior roles at Shaw culminating with his promotion in March 2016 to include regulatory affairs and government relations. Prior to joining Shaw, Peter practiced law with a national law firm.

Katherine Emberly

Katherine Emberly serves as President, Business where she is responsible for leading the go-to-market strategy, including all sales channels, pricing, promotions and packaging sales, marketing and customer care for the Shaw Business division.


Katherine has been at Shaw since 2004 and has held a variety of roles across the organization, including President, Business, Brand Marketing & Communications; Senior Vice President, Marketing; Vice President, Operations and Vice President, Communications and Public Relations. Prior to joining Shaw, Katherine worked at several top advertising agencies in Canada and holds a Bachelor of Science in Home Economics degree from the University of Alberta.

Dan Markou

Dan Markou serves as Executive Vice President & Chief People and Culture Officer, a position he has held since April 2018. Dan is accountable for transforming Shaw’s culture and making purposeful investments in people which enables Shaw to deliver on its corporate and operational strategy.


Dan has an extensive background in culture, human resources and strategic leadership, with almost 25 years of experience gained in senior leadership positions across various industries including aerospace, consumer packaged goods and communications. Dan is based in Toronto and joined Shaw in November 2006.

Paul Deverell

Paul Deverell serves as President, Consumer, a position he has held since September 15, 2020. Paul is accountable for driving growth and base management strategies across Shaw’s Consumer Division, including both Wireless and Wireline.


Paul has been with the company since June 2017 and previously held the positions of Senior Vice President, Wireless Strategy and Planning, and Vice President, Wireless Strategy. Prior to joining the Company, Paul held executive-level positions with leading wireless operators in the United States, Europe and Canada.

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