Sean Finn was appointed Executive Vice-President Corporate Services and Chief Legal Officer in December 2000. He is responsible for CN’s Legal Affairs, Regulatory, Public and Government Affairs, Risk Mitigation and Security matters and is Corporate Secretary of the CN Board of Directors.
Prior to joining CN, he practiced law with the Montreal firm Lavery De Billy and led the Tax practice group. He joined CN in 1994.
Sean is former Chairman of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce (2006-2007), Quebec Chamber of Commerce (2002-2003) and of the Railway Association of Canada (2005-2006). As well, he is a former city councillor and mayor of the City of St-Lambert (1994-2009). Sean is currently a board member of CANAM Group, the Montreal Children's Hospital Foundation as well as Swimming Canada and Tree Canada.