Dan Markou


Appointed Executive Vice President & Chief People and Culture Officer for SmartCentres on September 11, 2023. Mr. Markou brings over 27 years of human resources and culture experience gained in senior leadership positions across various industries and organizations such as Bombardier Aerospace, Molson Coors and most recently, over sixteen years at Shaw Communications as the EVP & Chief People and Culture Officer.  Mr. Markou holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Toronto, majoring in Labour-Management Relations, a postgraduate diploma in Human Resources, as well as various certificates from Queens University, the University of Michigan, Wharton School of Business (University of Pennsylvania), and Harvard Business School.   Mr. Markou also serves on the Board of Directors for Make-A-Wish Canada.