McDermott + Bull has successfully placed Lena McKeown as Human Resources Manager at AE Concrete. In this newly created position, Lena will play a key role in elevating and building out the organization’s human resources programs and practices. As part of the leadership team, she will serve as a strategic business partner focused on driving employee engagement and AE Concrete’s philosophy of caring.

With several years of human resources experience in unionized environments, Lena brings a sophisticated and employee-centric approach to the function’s best practices. With a blend of strategic and tactical experience, she is excited about the opportunity to contribute to AE Concrete’s people programs strategy, which will support and lead to overall business success.

As a leading provider of civil structures for over 30 years in Western Canada, AE Concrete utilizes its vast years of experience and rich history to specialize in delivering standard and custom civil precast solutions. The company has placed its people at the forefront of its business through its ‘culture of caring’ philosophy, cultivating an organizational culture that supports and encourages employees to care about all aspects of the business.

This executive search was completed by McDermott + Bull Managing Partner Paul Gibbons, Senior Consultant Brittany Stansfield, and Research Associate Mackenzie Jones.