Michael A. Butt
President and Chief Executive Officer
Aecon Group Inc.
United Arab Emirates
Michael A. Butt is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Buttcon Limited (“Buttcon”), general contractors, and is Executive Chairman of Buttcon Energy Inc. Mr. Butt has been a member of the Board of Directors since 1994. Mr. Butt has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Toronto. Shortly after the transfer in 1996 of Pearson Airport from the Federal Government to the Greater Toronto Airports Authority (“GTAA”), Mr. Butt was elected Chairman of the Board of Directors of the GTAA and remained in that capacity until December 2004. Mr. Butt is a Fellow of The Canadian Society for Civil Engineering and a Fellow of the Canadian Design Build Institute. He was also honoured with the Hall of Distinction award from the University of Toronto Engineering Alumni Association.