Scott Freiburger is the managing director and CEO at AET Group, a multi-disciplinary environmental consulting, auditing and scientific services company specializing in air, building sciences, energy, audits, compliance, waste, greenhouse gas, mitigation, management systems, sustainability, water and home flood protection. As the founding principal of AET, Scott pioneered the design, implementation and monitoring of solid waste management programs to put construction and demolition organizations in compliance with regulations, reduce waste generation and increase waste diversion on site.
Scott has contributed to the environmental field through numerous articles, papers, presentations and speaking engagements, including guest lecturing and sessional instructing at the University of Waterloo, where he is an Environmental Studies graduate. He also sits on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Environmental Approvals Board with ECO Canada. Through Scott’s leadership, AET is committed to becoming carbon neutral across all operations by 2030. In 2019, AET became a Certified B Corporation, and in 2020, its head office in Kitchener became a certified net zero carbon building.