John Wilkinson is a member of the Board of Directors for Greenfield Global, a specialty alcohol producer. Greenfield Global is the only Canadian producer of USP pharmaceutical grade alcohol serving the Life Sciences Sector in both Canada, the US and the EU. In addition, Greenfield is the largest ethanol biofuel producer in Canada. John formerly served as their Senior Vice President, Sustainability and focused his efforts on reducing the carbon intensity of Greenfield Global products at their five bio-refineries and four packaging plants located throughout North America and the EU.
As CEO of Wilkinson Insight Incorporated, John provides his unique insights to both private and public sector clients. He currently serves on a variety of corporate, charitable and not for profit Boards.
John formerly served for eight years as an MPP in the Ontario Legislative Assembly. He was called to Cabinet and served Ontario as Minister of Research & Innovation, then as Minister of Revenue and finally as the Minister of the Environment.