Milad Alishahi Appointed to SaskEnergy Board of Directors

Congratulations to Regina lawyer Milad Alishahi on his recent appointment to the SaskEnergy Incorporated (SaskEnergy) Board of Directors as of May 31, 2021. Milad will serve a two-year term ending on May 31, 2023.

The SaskEnergy Board of Directors provide general or overarching guidance and direction to the organization, working with the Executive Leadership Team to develop and approve SaskEnergy’s strategic plan, annual operational budget and business plan. The Board assists with identifying business risks and overseeing the implementation of appropriate systems to achieve a balance between the risks and returns.

Board members also work on Board Committees to undertake additional work regarding the corporation’s stewardship. The committees include the Audit and Finance Committee; Environmental, Social and Governance Committee; and Human Resources and Safety Committee.

The scope of the Board’s power is set out in The SaskEnergy Act. All authority to manage the affairs and business of SaskEnergy and its subsidiaries rests with the Board, unless they choose to delegate authority.

The firm congratulates Milad on this appointment, and applauds his ongoing work with SaskEnergy.

About Milad Alishahi’s practice

Milad is an experienced litigator practising broadly in the areas of commercial litigation and construction litigation. He has particular focus on municipal law and agribusiness. Milad regularly advises on contractual disputes, shareholder and partnership disputes, insurance and agricultural claims. He takes a practical, results-oriented approach to resolving complex commercial disputes. He has appeared before all levels of Court in Saskatchewan, the Court of Queen’s Bench in Manitoba and various tribunals including the Saskatchewan Municipal Board.