Nancy Phillips

Vice President, Investment, Trade & International Partnerships
Executive Director, Halifax Gateway Council

In her role as Vice President, Investment, Trade and International Partnerships, Nancy brings considerable experience to the Partnership’s strategic activities as they relate to business attraction, trade development and international markets.

With management experience and insight over a broad range of industries, Nancy has worked with companies from every sector of the economy.  

Nancy also provides strategic management to the Halifax Gateway Council, acting as Executive Director to the public/private group formed to pursue multi-modal transportation opportunities in the Halifax Regional Municipality.  Working with some of the region’s largest economic engines, including the Port of Halifax and the Halifax Stanfield International Airport to grow the economy and efficiently move people and cargo. 

Nancy is a dynamic collaborator and communicator. Her expertise, combined with her passion for economic development, make her the ideal person to foster relationships locally, nationally and internationally.