Mike Parkes

Senior Director, Energy Services (Canada)

Mike Parkes has been a member of the Edison team since 2016. Mike has extensive experience in the energy sector. Having spent the past 18 years working with major municipal, industrial and commercial clients and utilities across Canada, he has managed gas and electricity portfolios, developed hedging strategies, and advised clients on purchasing and procurement methodologies.

Mike Parkes has a Master’s of Business Administration from McMaster University, and is a Certified Energy Manager. Mike also has a broad range of experience as an aggregator of end-use consumers, in a consulting and agency setting in both the Canadian and U.S. retail energy environments.  He has a great deal of specific work experience, in both the Healthcare and Housing sectors, and played a large part in managing the energy portfolio of Ontario’s Healthcare cooperative purchasing organization since the late 1990’s.