Alex Shiff

Alex Shiff

Senior Consultant

1021 W Hastings Vancouver

9th Floor

Vancouver, BC

V6E 0C3

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As a Senior Consultant, Alex draws on his experience in federal, provincial and municipal politics to address the public affairs needs of clients across the country.

Alex is a public policy, communications and public affairs professional with an extensive background in politics and government. He currently works as a Senior Consultant for Navigator Ltd., Canada's leading high stakes public strategy firm. He has worked for a number of senior elected officials, and most recently served as an advisor to British Columbia's Minister of Environment where he provided strategic political and policy advice on major issues ranging from the Kinder Morgan pipeline to the Pan-Canadian Framework on Climate Change. While working for the Government of British Columbia Alex gained considerable experience working towards political and policy consensus with federal, provincial and municipal governments across Canada.

Prior to entering government, Alex worked as a consultant and policy advisor providing stakeholders across a variety of industries with critical analysis and strategic advice on public policy and government affairs. Alex specializes in emerging markets, such as the cannabis industry, that face considerable public relations and policy challenges resulting from disruptive innovation. A long-time cannabis industry insider, Alex has spent over a decade working with Licensed Producers, ancillary cannabis businesses, and advocacy groups to shape government policy and public opinion.

Alex has experience in federal and provincial politics having worked on multiple political campaigns across the country in a variety of leadership roles. He holds an MA (honours) in International Relations from the University of St Andrews in St Andrews, Scotland.