The Team

December 8, 2016

Giancarlo Drennan, Principal (Toronto)

Giancarlo offers clients a range of government relations, public affairs and communications experience that spans both the public and private sectors. Politically he has worked at both the municipal and provincial level. Giancarlo first worked at Toronto City Hall as an advisor to a City of Toronto Councillor. He then moved to Queens Park as a Stakeholder Relations Advisor to the Attorney General of Ontario. As the Ministry of the Attorney General regulates certain professions, Giancarlo dealt with various non-profit stakeholders and professional organizations that included the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, Professional Engineers of Ontario and the Ontario Provincial Police Association. He left Queens Park as a Communications Advisor to the Attorney General of Ontario joining Bentham & Associates and now Maple Leaf Strategies. Giancarlo has an extensive knowledge of research, strategic communications, event planning and the legislative and political decision-making process. He has also been a part of a number of federal, provincial and municipal campaigns.

Prior to working in government, Giancarlo gained experience and knowledge of the importance of customer service and finance while working in the banking sector. Giancarlo has an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Toronto and is a graduate of St. Michael’s College School.