ABOUT US

ABOUT US

C3 Policy Consulting was founded on the principal that smart policy and regulation are essential to healthy markets. We are an agile and progressive team of policy and regulatory strategy and execution specialists, with diverse backgrounds and impactful skill sets. We do not utilize junior staff on any of our projects, what you see is what you get: senior talent with deep experience in diverse industries, and with advanced university education and graduate-level degrees or training.

We are based in Vancouver, Canada, and frequently work with provincial and national government agencies; however our cumulative international experience positions us well to provide a high-calibre service to international clients, including organizations in emerging markets. If you would like to speak with us directly about our experience, and what we can do for you, please feel free to get in touch.

CHRISTOPHER SMITHERS
PRINCIPAL CONSULTANT

Christopher is a regulatory policy expert with many years of experience directing large-scale policy projects. He has worked in-house for governments, regulators, and non-profits, and has experience as a senior consultant to national regulators and private companies. His areas of expertise include regulatory and policy strategy, government policy change and implementation, stakeholder engagement, public consultation and communications strategy. He has experience working in Canada, the UK, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa.

OLWYN INGRAM
SENIOR CONSULTANT

Olwyn is an experienced lawyer specializing in Public Infrastrucure and Environmental Law, with a particular focus on Public Private Partnerships (P3) and consultation obligations with First Nations communities. She has several years of experience in private practice at a leading business law firm in Vancouver, advising on large public infrastructure projects, and as an advocate (barrister) representing clients in Scotland's higher courts. She was called to the British Columbia Bar in 2009 and the Irish Bar in 2000.

ANNE THURSTON
COMMUNICATIONS  SPECIALIST

Anne is a communications professional with over fifteen years of experience in corporate marketing, public relations, and brand  communications.  She has held senior in-house positions at international consultancies, law firms, and financial institutions. Anne's areas of expertise include corporate communications and public relations strategy, corporate image and brand consulting, social media strategy and the execution of client and stakeholder communications programs. She has experience working in Canada and the UK.

STEVE ESSELAAR
SENIOR CONSULTANT

Steve is a market analyst with many years of experience directing the research and data  analysis demands of multi-country, multi-disciplinary infrastructure projects. His areas of expertise include research, data mining, feasability reporting and market strategy. He has consulted to several multi-lateral agencies, such as the World Bank, the International Finance Corporation and USAID as well as private and public corporations, country regulators and government ministries. He is a partner at Research ICT Solutions..

Our team is here to help with your project needs. Contact us if you would like to discuss your specific requirements and how we can assist  you in finding a customised solution.

 

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