Carl Burlock was appointed Executive Vice-President and Chief Business Officer in May 2019, with accountability for all of EDC’s customer segments and product lines, and the corporate social responsibility and business enablement functions. He was previously Senior Vice-President and Global Head, Financing and Investments since 2014, where he was accountable for EDC’s SME financing, corporate financing, structured and project financing, and private equity product lines. Having joined EDC in 1997, Mr. Burlock has served as Vice-President of Commercial Markets and Small Business; Vice-President of HR Client Services; Director Extractive and Resources Financing team; as well as various positions within EDC’s industry sector areas.
Prior to joining EDC, Mr. Burlock spent nine years as a mechanical engineer for Nova Scotia Power Inc. He holds a master's in business administration from Dalhousie University and a bachelor's in mechanical engineering from Dalhousie University/Technical University of Nova Scotia. He has completed the advanced management program at Columbia University.