Duncan Kerr

Duncan is a international speaker, auther, operations executive and consultant with over 28 years’ experience in over 3 continents. He has spent approximately half his career working in heavy industry in leadership roles spanning operations, engineering, safety, asset management, general management and capital projects. He has worked as the Chief Operating Officer for a large publicly traded company as well as private companies and consulting firms.

As a consultant, Duncan is a recognized expert on leadership development, performance coaching, teamwork, culture and organizational development strategy. He has led and worked on a wide variety of successful projects worldwide supporting organizational transformations, operational excellence, performance management, safety and error reduction for organizations in the utility, oil, gas and mining sectors.

Duncan’s work has been featured in Incident Prevention Magazine, Utility Safety and Hygene News and Utility Products News and he has been selected to speak at the World Gas Conference in Washinton DC. Duncan is a Managing Partner at The Engine Room Group a workforce performance improvement firm that accelerates operational exclellence to achieve measurable business results.

• Bachelor of Engineering in Mining Engineering, University of McGill, Montral, QC • Directors Education Program, Institute of Corporate Directors

For a change of pace, Duncan enjoys outdoor sports including cycling and kayaking, or can be found pursuing fine woodworking projects in his home workshop.

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