Research Advisory Council

Keith Ambachtsheer

Keith Ambachtsheer is the Academic Director of the International Centre for Pension Management at the Rotman School of Management. In addition, he is the President and Founder of KPA Advisory Services, which provides strategic advice on governance, finance, and investment matters to governments, industry associations, pension plan sponsors, foundations, and other institutional investors around the world.


Ed Waitzer

Ed Waitzer is an attorney at Stikeman Elliott, where his practice focuses on focuses on complex business transactions, acquisitions and restructurings, as well as advising in respect of various public policy and corporate governance matters. He also serves as a Director at the Hennick Centre for Business Law at York University in Toronto, Canada. From 1993-1996, he served as Chair of the Ontario Securities Commission.


Sean Kidney

Sean Kidney is the CEO of the Climate Bonds Initiative.


Jeff Rubin

Jeff Rubin is a well-known Canadian economist and author. He served as the Chief Economist at CIBC World Markets from 1992-2009. In 2009 he wrote Why Your World is About to Get a Whole Lot Smaller: Oil and the End of Globalization.


Tessa Hebb

Dr. Tessa Hebb is the Director of the Carleton Centre for Community Innovation, at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. Her research focuses on Responsible Investment and Impact Investing. She is the chair of the steering committee of the UN- backed PRI Academic Network


Munir Sheikh

Munir Sheikh is a Canadian public servant, economist and academic. He is a Distinguished Fellow and Adjunct Professor at Queen's University. He served as the Chief Statistician of Canada from 2008-2010.

current issue