Head of Health & Safety, Eastern Canada

Lika Leshchenko is at the forefront of safety leadership as the Head of Health & Safety for Lafarge’s Eastern Canada division, a role she assumed in 2020. With a wealth of experience in manufacturing, transportation operations, regulatory compliance, and strategic planning, Lika has consistently demonstrated her commitment to fostering a culture of safety and continuous improvement.

In her role, Lika has spearheaded initiatives to improve safety culture and reduce lost time injuries. Leading a senior safety team, she has proven to be a dynamic leader, utilizing a combination of analytical and interpersonal skills to motivate teams and foster a culture of continuous improvement.

Her dedication to safety and strategic planning, combined with her leadership skills, has made her an integral part of the Lafarge team. Her passion for creating a safe and sustainable working environment mirrors the company's commitment to safety first, always.

Lika holds a Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.) in Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene from Ryerson University and an MBA from Schulich School of Business - York University. 

Lika Leshchenko