Our talented and diverse team is made up of 9,200 employees throughout Canada, the U.S. and the Caribbean.

We strive to provide a safe, inclusive and sustainable workplace where our employees can grow, succeed and reach their ultimate potential.

Our network of utilities share expertise, ideas and innovate for the betterment of our customers and communities.

Graph of employee locations - 43% United States, 52% Canada, 5% Carribean


9,000 employees strong


Females represent 1/3 of executives across the Fortis group of companies

Inclusion and Diversity at Fortis

We are committed to creating a workplace where all employees feel empowered to bring their authentic selves to work. We respect the unique experiences and perspectives of our people and know that together we can generate bold ideas and strong results.

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  • 2022 Fortis AGM37
    January 06 2023

    Fortis Ranked #1 for Good Governance

    Strong governance practices are embedded in our DNA.
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    March 30 2022

    Fortis Named To The Globe and Mail’s Women Lead Here Gender Diversity List

    We are proud to be one of the 74 companies who earned the Women Lead Here seal.
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    February 17 2021

    Strong Sense of Purpose and Values

    At Fortis we’ve always had a strong sense of who we are and a belief in doing what’s right for all of our stakeholders.
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    September 04 2020

    Perspectives on Leadership and Diversity

    Three of our utilities, ITC, UNS Energy and FortisTCI, have female Presidents. Learn about their paths to success and as well as their personal perspective on what lies ahead in the utility industry.
    Full story
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    August 21 2020

    Our Newest Utility CEOs

    Developing leadership talent is a cornerstone of our human resource strategy. With an emphasis on diverse experiential learning, we ready our leaders to progress and take on new opportunities at the most senior levels of our operating utilities.
    Full story
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    June 19 2020

    A Powerful Business with Powerful Women

    Fortis is proud to have earned a spot in the Globe and Mail’s brand-new Women Lead Here benchmark for Executive gender diversity.
    • People
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    July 15 2019

    Hope Blooms for Stella's Circle

    Fortis made a $50,000 donation towards the Stella's Circle Expressive Therapy campaign. Stella’s Circle provides services to adults who face barriers to fully participating in our community, such as mental health challenges, addictions, poverty and low levels of literacy.
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    June 25 2019

    Women in Leadership 2019

    Sixty women from Fortis utilities gathered for Women in Leadership 2019 to share candid and inspirational perspectives on advancing women in the energy sector.
    • People
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    October 15 2018

    Walking the Walk

    Sustainability in Action – A Message from President and CEO, Barry Perry on the 2018 Sustainability Report.
    • Community
    • Leadership
    • Governance
    • Environment
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    June 15 2018

    Women in Executive Leadership 2018

    We held our 2018 Women in Executive Leadership forum in Toronto this week, hosted by our EVP Sustainability, Chief Human Resource Officer Nora Duke.
    • Leadership
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    October 12 2017

    Women in Executive Leadership

    "I have a fundamental problem with women being treated differently than men. We still have lots of work to do", Barry Perry, President and CEO, Fortis Inc.
    • Leadership
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