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Simon Kennedy to take over from John Knubley as deputy minister of innovation

Kennedy will take the new role on September 3 following a 29-year career with the government, most recently as deputy minister of health. Stephen Lucas, current environment deputy minister, will take over from Kennedy. Christine Hogan will become deputy environment minister; she is currently the executive director for Canada, Ireland and the Caribbean at the World Bank. (The Logic)

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