BTV Interviews Anne Lewis - Executive Director of Yukon Mining Alliance
BTV interviews Anne Lewis who details the Invest Canada North Initiative and the importance of mining in the Yukon.
Anne Lewis - Executive Director, Yukon Mining Alliance & President, CSR Management Inc.
Anne Lewis is passionate about inclusion and innovation for the north and has 15 years’ experience in the minerals industry on local, national, and international projects. As Executive Director of Yukon Mining Alliance, she collaboratively developed the globally recognized Invest Yukon brand to connect investors with Yukon’s competitive advantages through innovative capital attraction initiatives. Building on this model, Anne developed the Invest Canada North PDAC project with leaders from Yukon, Northwest Territories and Nunavut’s mineral industry and governments, to highlight and promote the competitive advantages of investing in jurisdictions founded on ESG principles, at the largest annual gathering of the minerals and investment community.
She is President of CSR Management Inc, Founder and President of Yukon Women in Mining, and Co-Founder of the Arctic Indigenous Investment Conference, and in each role champions partnerships that drive equity, inclusion, and diversity, enriching economic and community opportunities in Canada’s north. On International Women’s Day this year, Anne co-founded and launched a new initiative – WE.ArcticImpact, which aims to educate, elevate, and empower women across the Arctic, fostering inclusive and diverse economies and enhancing women’s economic empowerment.