The BC Lottery Corporation has hired a new chief financial officer and vice-president of finance and corporate services.
Alan Kerr will be based at BCLC headquarters in Kamloops, when he assumes the roles on Jan. 13.
Kerr has a master’s degree in strategic leadership and national resource strategy and is also a certified public accountant and certified management accountant, with experience in finance, operations and people management.
He is currently vice-president of corporate services and chief financial officer for the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada, based in Ottawa.
BCLC is still recruiting for its vacant executive positions in both its Kamloops and Vancouver offices, including for vice-president of social purpose and stakeholder engagement, vice-president of compliance, legal security and chief compliance officer and vice-president of people and culture.
The Crown corporation conducts and manages lottery, online, casino and bingo gambling on behalf of the provincial government.
Kamloops has been home to BCLC’s head office since 1985.