CSE Amina deiab

Amina Deiab

President and CEO, Safety Codes Council (Alberta)


Amina Deiab is known as an agile executive leader and catalyzer of transformational change.


Amina Deiab is currently the President and CEO of the Safety Codes Council, an independent regulatory body that administers and oversees safety codes and safety code services in the province of Alberta. The Council makes recommendations on public safety to the Minister of Municipal Affairs and accredits municipalities, corporations and agencies to deliver inspection, permitting and enforcement services, trains and certifies safety codes officers, oversees the delivery of permits and inspections for Albertans who live in unaccredited areas of the province through the Alberta Safety Codes Authority.


Prior to joining the Safety Codes Council, Ms. Deiab served in several leadership roles in the Government of Alberta working in the intersection of large scale economic development , strategy, policy and governance. Key initiatives have included designing the governance structure and providing oversight to the execution of Alberta’s Petrochemical Diversification Program; assessing project potential for developing new refining capacity in Alberta; and leading an economic policy and statistical branch that developed strategies, and legislation to increase market development and growth in Alberta’s technology sector, resulting in receiving two Ministerial commendations from the Minister of Economic Development and Trade.


Amina volunteers with not-for profits across Alberta to teach boards and organizations about effective corporate governance, and has advised and mentored start- up companies on developing corporate governance playbooks and building better governance to help growing companies succeed.


Ms. Deiab holds the ICD.D designation from the Institute for Corporate Directors and has a Master’s Degree in Public Policy, specializing in Innovation, Science, and Energy Policy from Carleton University


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