Vice-President, Human Resources
Dan Sharkey joined CAE as Vice President, Human Resources, in February 2015. In this position, Mr. Sharkey
oversees all Human Resources services worldwide and is responsible for the strategic planning of workforce
and skills development to maintain and enhance CAE’s world-class team.
Mr. Sharkey brings to CAE nearly 30 years of experience in human resources management including global
change initiatives, labour relations, career development programs, coaching, leadership and organizational
development, employee engagement and cultural transformation. Prior to joining CAE, he worked as
a Senior Human Resources Business Partner in various Bombardier Aerospace divisions, in the US and
Canada, for 17 years, and more recently as Vice President, Human Resources for Bombardier Aerospace’s
Commercial Aircraft division since 2007. He has held leadership positions in Human Resources functions for
other industry leading companies including ShawCor Ltd, Southam Murray Printing, and Atlantic Packaging.
Mr. Sharkey is a graduate of the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario with a
Bachelor of Business Administration and he completed an MBA at the Rotman School of Management at the
University of Toronto.