Sources: Lafarge Canada Inc., Mississauga, Ontario; CP staff
David Redfern has been appointed chief executive officer of Lafarge Eastern Canada operations, based near Toronto. With 25-plus years in construction materials, he succeeds Bruno Roux and transitions from product line general manager for Western Canada Aggregates and Greater Vancouver.
Redfern has assumed roles of increasing responsibility throughout Canada and France since joining Lafarge North America in 1999. “David’s success in our Vancouver market has been focused on commercial growth and operational excellence,” says LafargeHolcim Region Head, North America René Thibault. “Having started his career in logistics and sales roles, I am confident he will bring strong leadership to the organization, and drive strong growth and results in our Eastern Canada business.”