Craig Robinson is a trusted advisor to both private and public sector clients in developing and implementing senior-level enterprise strategies. He has a strong track record engaging governments on behalf of clients, working directly with executives to ensure organizations deliver maximum shareholder value while improving customer and stakeholder relations.
Mr. Robinson’s expertise includes the financial services and transportation sectors, regulatory and compliance issues, advocacy, program delivery and performance measurement, and disruptive technology/innovation transitions.
Under the governments of former prime ministers Jean Chrétien and Paul Martin, Craig worked with numerous MPs, and within the Treasury Board Secretariat, where he served under then-president Reg Alcock through the duration of his term. In this capacity, Mr. Robinson gained an acute understanding of the inner workings of central agencies and the broader machinery of government. He also directly supported the Cabinet committee.
Prior to joining Earnscliffe, Craig spent almost nine years with Deloitte Consulting’s Strategy and Operations practice. There he rose as a practice leader in scoping, planning and executing operational reviews, stakeholder engagement strategies, future-state operating models, and business transformation programs. He built a reputation for translating corporate strategies into execution within outcomes-based measurement frameworks.
Mr. Robinson is also a veteran of the Public Opinion Research industry, having worked with Decima Research (later renamed Harris/Decima and Nielsen).
He holds a bachelorate in Political Studies from Queen’s University.