Lawrence Hughes

Senior Vice President, People and Culture, Porter Airlines Inc.

Lawrence is an accomplished human resources executive with over 20 years of experience. He leads a team focused on providing high levels of service and value, with responsibility for workplace culture, team engagement, policy development, leadership development, talent acquisition and management, payroll and benefits, while also contributing to company-wide training strategies.

Prior to joining Porter on a full time basis, Lawrence operated a human resources consulting firm, offering talent management, organizational development and change management services to a wide range of clients. He has also held operational and human resources leadership roles for West 49 Inc., Rogers Communications Inc., Roots Canada Limited, Dylex Limited and Hudson’s Bay Company.