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Angelo Bakoulas

Senior Consultant

Angelo Bakoulas

Born in Greece, Angelo has lived, studied, and worked in three countries on two continents. Through his career in academia, the media industry, and the strategic policy sector, Angelo brings a diverse perspective to every file he works on.

At Bluesky, Angelo helps clients across a broad range of sectors, including consumer product manufacturing, agriculture, arts and culture, and mining, navigate the policy and regulatory environment in Canada. He has been instrumental in effectively consulting with key departments including Health Canada, Environment and Climate Change Canada, and Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada. Additionally, Angelo has worked at the intersection of federal, provincial, and municipal regulations, especially on issues like Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) and has advised clients on how they can best manage their work across multiple jurisdictions.

Prior to Bluesky, Angelo spent three years working with Food, Health & Consumer Products of Canada focusing on communications and government relations and crafting extensive advocacy campaigns on the priorities of the biggest grocery manufacturers and the sector’s broader profile in Ottawa and nationally. This included issues like the Grocery Code of Conduct between suppliers and retailers in Canada, plain language labelling for pharmaceutical products, and front-of-pack labelling for food and beverages.

Angelo holds an MA in Political Science from Carleton University and a BA (Hons) in Sociology and Social Policy from the University of Stirling in Scotland. He sits on the Board of Directors of the Association des psychothérapeutes du Québec and is an active community volunteer in Ottawa.