Elaine A. Wong
Elaine Wong, one of WXN's Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada in 2010, is a former executive vice-president of Westport Innovations Inc., a publicly traded, Vancouver-based company. Elaine joined Westport in 2001 as director of corporate performance and was the company's chief financial officer from 2003 to 2009. From 2010 to 2014, Elaine was involved in a number of strategic projects and ran one of Westport's largest business units. Before joining Westport, Elaine worked in a variety of roles for TELUS Enterprise Solutions where she was involved in strategy, planning, mergers and acquisitions and other corporate development projects. She was a member of the boards of directors of Cummins Westport from 2005 to 2012 and Canadian Business for Social Responsibility from 2002 to 2009. She currently sits on CPA Canada's Sustainability Advisory Board and is Treasurer of the David Suzuki Foundation Board. Elaine has her chartered accountant (1993) and certified public accountant (Illinois 2001) designations, as well as a bachelor of commerce degree with honours (1990) from the University of British Columbia.