Lisa Mitchell

President and CEO , The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships

Lisa Mitchell is the President and CEO of the Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships, a national not-for-profit, member-based organization with broad representation from across the public and private P3 industry participants.   

Lisa has 20 years of leadership, communications, and public affairs experience, including more than a decade advocating for and advancing P3s, most recently as Senior Director, Investments, Partnerships and Innovation at Infrastructure Canada. Prior to that Lisa was Director, Strategy and Market Development at PPP Canada Inc., where she led the strategic planning and corporate reporting functions as well as policy and communications for the Crown corporation.   

As an advocate for Canada's P3 model and market, Lisa has led extensive research initiatives on the model to position Canada as a global leader. She is a recognized thought leader in Canada and internationally and is the former Chair the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development's (OECD) Senior Infrastructure of PPP Officials Network.