Janice Tran

CEO & Co-Founder at Kanin Energy

Janice Tran has a strong background in the energy and sustainability sector. Janice is currently the CEO and Co-Founder of Kanin Energy, a role they have held since April 2020. Prior to this, Janice worked at Generate Capital, Inc. from January 2016 to April 2020, where they held the position of Director. Janice also has experience as a Senior Financial Analyst at NRG Energy from February 2015 to January 2016. Earlier in their career, Janice interned at JPMorgan Chase in their Global Real Estate Group and at the United Nations in the Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Janice also worked as an Associate at ICF and held various roles at Ernst & Young. Janice began their career as a Research Assistant at the University of Calgary, where they conducted research in carbon auditing and environmental reporting. Overall, Janice Tran has a diverse range of experience in the energy and sustainability field, with a strong focus on finance and environmental affairs.

Janice Tran has an extensive education history dating back to 2005. Janice first attended the University of Calgary from 2005 to 2010 and obtained two degrees: a BComm in Accounting and a BA in Philosophy. In 2011, they pursued further education at the University of Saskatchewan and completed their Master of Professional Accounting degree in 2012.

Continuing their academic journey, Janice enrolled at Columbia University from 2013 to 2015. During this time, they earned a Master of Science (MS) degree in Sustainability Management.

In addition to their educational qualifications, Janice obtained the Chartered Professional Accountant certification in September 2013 from CPA Canada (Chartered Professional Accountants Canada).

Overall, Janice Tran demonstrates a well-rounded education background, specializing in Accounting and Sustainability Management.


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    April, 2020 - present

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