Leontine Atkins

Board Member

56 | Independent
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Director since: 2020
Citizenship: Canadian and Dutch

  • Key Skills and Experience

    • Board/corporate governance
    • Capital projects
    • Enterprise leadership
    • Financial acumen
    • Human resources and executive compensation
    • Risk oversight
  • Leontine brings a strong finance and merger and acquisitions background as well as board, leadership and transaction and deal advisory experience to Cameco’s board. Leontine has over three decades of audit and finance experience.


As of August 1, 2020

Leontine Atkins is a corporate director. She was appointed to Cameco’s board effective August 1, 2020. She was a Partner from 2006 to 2019 with KPMG Canada and from 1998 to 2006 with KPMG Netherlands. She has over 30 years of experience in the industrial and energy sectors, and has extensive experience in international and North American oil and gas, mining, oil sands, regulated utilities, pipelines, gas storage, power and petro- and agri-chemicals.

Leontine received a bachelor of business administration degree in finance from Acadia University and a master of business administration degree from Dalhousie University. She has obtained her CPA and CA designations as well as the ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors.

Leontine serves as a director and audit committee chair of both Points International Ltd. and Seven Generations Energy Ltd. She is a director of the municipal utility, EPCOR Utilities Inc. She served on the board of the Calgary Economic Development from 2014 to 2020 and is a member of the executive committee of the Calgary Chapter of the Institute of Corporate Directors.

Board and Committee Membership

As of August 1, 2020

Nominating, corporate governance and risk
Reserves oversight

Other Public Company Boards in the Past Five Years

Points International Ltd. (TSX and NASDAQ)   2019 to present
Seven Generations Energy Ltd. (TSX)   2019 to present

Securities Held

As of July 31, 2020

Year Cameco Shares DSUs Total Shares
 and DSUs
Market Value of
Shares and DSUs
Multiple of 2020
Annual Retainer
Share Ownership
Guidance Compliant
2020 3,252 –– 3,252 $44,292 –– ––