As the Manager of Energy and Cleantech Analytics, Saad oversees the execution of a comprehensive, and coordinated economic data and information strategy for the Canadian Gas Association (CGA), as well as tracking and reporting on aggregated quantitative benefits and investment outputs for the Natural Gas Innovation Fund (NGIF). Saad also guides NGIF applicants and recipients of funding with respect to collecting and analyzing performance data, and articulating their performance indicators such as GHG emissions reduction.
Additionally, his role involves building and maintaining outside relationships with government and industry representatives in the field of energy market data. Saad brings to CGA several years of experience on environmental affairs including research on CO2 reduction, and regulatory impact assessments from carbon pricing and the Clean Fuels Standard spanning the cement and the mining industry.
Saad has a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Ottawa, and the University of Toronto respectively.