• JohnTreleaven

John Treleaven

Mr. Treleaven is President of The Treleaven Consulting Group Ltd, Sydney, BC, established in 2005 to provide business solutions for companies active in international trade. Focusing on private companies and public sector organizations, clients include domestic and overseas organizations.

Mr. Treleaven is a Director of the Forum for International Trade Training, Canadian Council for Africa , the Hong Kong – Canada Business Association, the Saanich Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, Mercy Ships Canada, the Greater Victoria Development Agency, and serves in an advisory capacity to a number of organizations including Global Vision.

Prior to establishing TTCG, he was a member of the Trade Commissioner Service working with the Canadian business community in Sao Paulo, San Juan, London, Puerto Rico, San Jose, Costa Rica, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Manila and Ottawa. In 1997, he was appointed Canada’s Ambassador to the Philippines where he served until 2000 when he joined the Saskatchewan Trade and Export Partnership (“STEP”) as President and CEO. He is fluent in French, Spanish and Portuguese and has received numerous awards including an Honorary doctorate in humanities from the University of Baguio on the Philippines, the Queen’s Jubilee Medal and the Saskatchewan Centennial Medal.