Priyank Thatte
Director of Major Public Works, Government of Yukon
Whitehorse, Yukon

Priyank provides leadership on a number of interdisciplinary infrastructure and energy files for the Government of Yukon. Over his professional career he has delivered on strategic capital and public policy projects in Ontario, including the creation of a leading AI research institute in Toronto.

Priyank’s strengths lie in bringing conceptual ideas to a state of implementation through cross-functional teamwork. He is interested in discovering the technological and social opportunities that might emerge in the North due to climate change and looking at ways to adapt government for the changes to come. He enjoys spending time photographing, cycling and playing sitar.