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Elizabeth Joy Grahek

Elizabeth Joy Grahek, Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives

Ms. Grahek joined GFL as Vice President, Legal in March of 2011 and became General Counsel
in May 2014 and Executive Vice President in April 2017. In October 2018, Ms. Grahek assumed the
role of Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives. She has an LL.B from the University of Toronto and
has practiced law since her call to the bar in 1983, initially in private practice with a small boutique
firm in Hamilton, Ontario and since 1997 primarily as in-house counsel for publicly traded and private
companies in the waste management sector. Ms. Grahek was General Counsel of Capital Environmental Resource Inc. from 1997 to 1998 at the time of its initial public offering and listing on
NASDAQ and was Associate General Counsel at Waste Services Inc. (WSI) the successor to Capital
Environmental, from 2003 to 2010. While at WSI, she was responsible for all commercial and legal
compliance matters affecting the company’s waste management operations, including acquisitions and
divestitures, contract and employment matters, and worked with WSI’s General Counsel on financings
and securities matters.