Govt Relations

Janet Thorsteinson is Vice-President, Government Relations at the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries (CADSI). Before joining CADSI, Janet enjoyed over 30 years as a federal public servant, mostly working in the field of procurement in DND and PWGSC. Her last position in the public service was as Executive Director of Military Procurement where she was responsible for developing and obtaining approval of the procurement strategy for the largest military procurement package since World War II. Janet is a professional engineer.

Articles by this writer

May 2014  |  Magazine

Lessons from milestone moments will assist in the evolution of mutually reinforcing DPS objectives.

March 2012  |  Magazine, Magazine

Canada’s new naval and coast guard shipbuilding program is the opportunity of a generation to create a dynamic, national high-technology industry sector.

September 2008  |  Magazine

As Treasury Board reviews its risk management policies, CADSI, on behalf of its industry members, highlights serious concerns regarding the government’s current approach to risk management in general.