Devan brings an impactful balance of practical public policy experience and forward thinking insight. Prior to joining Counsel, Devan served as the Senior Policy Advisor to two of Ontario’s Ministers for Municipal Affairs and Housing. In addition, Devan previously served in a similar capacity for both the Minister of Labour and the Premier of Ontario. These progressively senior roles enabled him to engage closely with key issues affecting numerous strategic sectors of the Ontario economy. An experienced government relations professional, has advocated on behalf of a diverse range of clients across many sectors, including the emerging and innovative economy, residential development, housing, infrastructure & construction, real estate, environment and entertainment.