Ken Nickel-Lane

Managing Director / Canada

Based in our Calgary offices, Ken is a senior global operations and business development executive with two decades experience providing global mobility and workforce solutions to a wide range of industries. Through this time he has developed particular expertise supporting the energy and infrastructure sectors, and has a deep global knowledge of these business areas. Prior to joining Newland Chase, Ken served as a Director of Business Development with Manpower Professional for several years, and then joined Airswift as their Country Manager/Associate Director overseeing and developing their Canadian operations as part of their global leadership team.

Through these efforts, Ken has developed extensive experience with Canadian Immigration programs and policies, and a strong awareness of global migration policies and best practices. He has provided support to the world’s largest energy producers and their supply chains, assisting with their global migration and workforce needs across multiple regions at both corporate and projects levels. He is a well-known and trusted advisor in this industry, having crafted and delivered a wide array of bespoke solutions for his clients.

Ken currently leads our immigration practice in the Canadian market, providing guidance and support to our clients within region, and functions as our energy sector specialist within the broader global organization.

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