Management Team

Mark Bishop - President and Chief Executive Officer
Mark Bishop is a Chief Operating Officer in Brookfield’s Infrastructure Group, responsible for the management and strategy of Brookfield’s timberlands portfolio. With over 25 years of forest industry experience, he also is the timberlands business development lead, focused on North and South America, and Australasia. Prior to joining Brookfield in 2008, Mr. Bishop was a paper and forest products research analyst and prior to that held various forest industry operating and financial positions.

Mr. Bishop holds an MBA from the Ivey School of Business at Western University and a Bachelor of Science in Forestry from the University of British Columbia. He received his British Columbia Registered Professional Forester designation in 1990.

Mabel Wong - Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Mabel Wong is a Senior Vice President, Finance in Brookfield’s Infrastructure Group and the Chief Financial Officer of Acadian. Mabel is responsible for the financial reporting, risk management, corporate finance and overall funding activities of Acadian Timber. Mabel joined Brookfield Asset Management in 2007 and has held a number of senior finance roles within the organization. Prior to joining Brookfield, Mabel worked at one of the big four accounting firms in Vancouver. She is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) and graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in finance and accounting from the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business.

Luc Ouellet - Senior Vice President, Operations
Luc is the Senior Vice President of Acadian Timber and responsible for the operations of Acadian Timber’s 1.1 million acres of private timberlands in New Brunswick and Maine and 1.3 million acres of crown licensed timberlands in New Brunswick. He is a Registered Professional Forester in both New Brunswick and Maine, a member of the Professional Engineer Association in New Brunswick and has been involved in managing timberlands for over 30 years. Luc holds a Bachelor in Forest Engineering from the University of New Brunswick.

Kevin Topolniski - Chief Forester
Kevin is the Chief Forester of Brookfield Timberlands. Prior to his current role, Kevin served in a similar capacity at Fraser Papers for 10 years. His experience in the forest industry includes forest operations, forest management planning, computer information systems, environmental management systems and research and development. With Fraser Papers, Kevin was instrumental in the achievement of sustainable forestry certification on lands currently managed by Acadian Timber in New Brunswick. Kevin is a Registered Professional Forester with more than 30 years experience in the industry.


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