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Kaihen Announces Appointment Of Kristi Honey To Advisory Board

Kaihen is pleased to announce the appointment of Kristi Honey to our Advisory Board, beginning on January 1, 2023.  

“I am pleased to join the Kaihen Advisory Board and I look forward to contributing to the growth of the organization with a planned focus on innovation, strategy, and inclusion and diversity initiatives,” said Honey. 

Kristi is the current Chief Administrative Officer for the Township of Uxbridge, a leading northern municipality in the Region of Durham. She comes with more than 20 years of executive leadership in both the private and public sector, including starting a global consultancy at 25 that grew to a multi-million-dollar enterprise, recognized by Microsoft as a top 5% global partner. As former Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) of Ontario Power Generation, Kristi is a globally recognized cyber security expert.  

She focuses her free time on community service, serving as governor on the Trent University Board, and former chairperson of both the Durham College Board and the College Employers Council Boards. She has been recognized by Women of Influence as one of Canada’s leading women driving equality, diversity, and inclusion nationally and internationally.  

Kristi holds a certification from MIT on Artificial Intelligence, both Bachelor of Management and Master of Business Administration degrees, in addition to a college diploma in business administration – accounting.  

“I’m honoured to welcome Kristi to our Advisory Board,” said Jonathan Minsky, President of Kaihen. “As we implement our new strategic plan, it is especially important that our Board members are in line with the company’s overarching objective of becoming trusted advisors to Canadian utilities on their critical strategic decisions and initiatives. Kristi’s experience in the municipal space and commitment to diversity and inclusion will add invaluable leadership experience and perspective to our board at a critical point in our history.” 

About Kaihen  

Kaihen is a Canadian consultancy firm providing customer experience, asset management, outage management, and net zero solutions to electric, gas, water utilities, home retailers, and energy retailers. Our core competency is business readiness, ensuring that our client’s people, processes, and systems are well-prepared to adopt the change we help to implement. We do so by managing projects, designing, and improving business processes, training users, solution testing, and implementing powerful change management initiatives.  

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