Vivian Chao

Senior Consultant in Advisory Services, Arup

Vivian Chao is a Senior Consultant in the Advisory Services team. She is based in Arup’s Toronto office. She has experience in the various market sectors across North America and Western Europe. Vivian focuses on strategic solutions to drive growth for her clients. She led the ESG workstreams for various due diligence engagements including the review of ESG management systems, ESG policies and environmental compliance. She is also a part of Arup’s Americas Sustainable Investment Advisory group. Prior to Arup, she was most recently at Fiera Infrastructure where she created the ESG program and chaired the ESG Oversight Committee. She developed the three-year ESG roadmap and led initiatives that resulted in improvements to the firm. She has extensive experience in finance and economics working as an Associate Portfolio Manager at an investment management firm, and as an auditor in the Assurance practice at EY. She is also a CFA Charterholder.