Meet Peter Bethlenfalvy
Peter Bethlenfalvy is currently serving as the Minister of Finance. He was elected as MPP for Pickering—Uxbridge in 2018. Minister Bethlenfalvy is responsible for ensuring Ontario’s long-term fiscal sustainability and providing the fiscal firepower needed to protect the health and well-being of Ontarians in the face of COVID-19.
As Minister of Finance, he is focused on providing the supports Ontario families, workers, and businesses need through the pandemic. As the province charts its long-term recovery, he is working to ensure our health care system, communities and economy are positioned to emerge stronger than ever before.
Through his role as President of the Treasury Board, he was responsible for the province’s internal audit and expenditure management efforts and is the official employer of the province’s public servants. Minister Bethlenfalvy led the creation of Ontario’s Office of the Comptroller General – the first of its kind in any Canadian province – and is Chair of the Audit and Accountability Committee and the Future State Modernization Committee.
He also served as the Minister Responsible for Digital and Data Transformation, and led the government’s modernization initiatives, which are being brought to life through Ontario Onwards: Ontario’s COVID-19 Action Plan. These programs aim to transform how citizens interact with their government by making services more convenient and accessible.