John D. Wiebe is the President and CEO of the GLOBE Group of Companies, having started the GLOBE Foundation in 1993, a renowned environmental business group headquartered in Vancouver, Canada. As an internationally known expert on environmental business and the application of sustainability principles to business ventures, he was recognized most recently in Sept. 2011 as one of Canada's Clean16, naming him one of 16 individuals who have done the most to advance the cause of sustainability and clean capitalism in Canada. He has managed projects and advised governments and corporations in all parts of the world for the past 30 years. He has been a senior executive with the Government of Canada and served on the National Roundtable on Environment and the Economy where he chaired the Capital MarketsTaskforce. He has chaired many public hearings on major infrastructure developments in Canada including the Roberts Bank Superport.
He has served as President &CEO of the Asia Pacific Foundation ;Chairman of the Board of the Canadian Education Centre Network and Global Schools Inc.; Chair of the Vancouver Economic Development Commission ; Director of the International Centre for Sustainable Cities; the McCrae Institute; Tonbridge Power Inc.; Green Angel Energy Corp;Desert Gold Corp; West Mountain Capital Corp,;Advantage BC;Bolton’s Capital Corp. on the Advisory Boards of the Simon Fraser University School of Business, Enbala Power Networks ,ERA Ecosystem Restoration Associates,Government of Canada’s Cleantech Sector Advisory Board the Banff School of Management and the East West Center. He currently serves as the Chairman of Green Table Network and Executive Chair of Globe Performance Solutions Ltd. ; is a Director of EcoCanada; InTrust Global Investments LLC; Sustainable Media Group LLC ;. ZeroFootprint Ltd.; the Canada Eurasia Russia Business Association (CERBA) and is a member of Procter&Gambles Expert Advisory Panel.