Paulina Leung

Emterra Group

Paulina Leung is the Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Business Development of Emterra Group, a family-owned waste diversion and recyclables resource recovery leader in Canada and the state of Michigan for over 40 years.

Wearing multiple hats as both an employee and family business member of Emterra Group, Paulina is responsible for initiatives that grow and develop all companies within Emterra Group, including developing new products and services for the circular economy, bidding and implementing new contracts and undertaking special projects, especially those related to business process improvements, customer service delivery, and green/alternative fuels and technology.

From a broader level, she also oversees corporate services including communications, human resources, and information technology.

Paulina has an Honours Business Administration (HBA) from the Richard Ivey School of Business of the University of Western Ontario and serves on the Board of Directors of the Ontario Waste Management
Association, the Recycling Council of Ontario, and the Canadian Natural Gas Vehicle Alliance and various advisory boards of non-profit and for-profit organizations.

Her personal passions include yoga, paddle boarding, and travelling to places that expand her world view yet make her appreciate the opportunities, freedoms, and stability of Canada.