2020 Conference Speakers
Canadian and International ESG Experts & Thought Leaders
New speakers added daily!
President & CEO, Suncor
Chair of the Global Financial Sector Commission on Modern Slavery and PRI CEO
President and CEO, Mackenzie Investments
Canada’s Expert Panel on Sustainable Finance
Tanya van Biesen
Executive Director, Canada, Catalyst
President & CEO, Women in Capital Markets
Executive Director, Institute for Sustainable Finance
President and CEO, Addenda Capital
Executive Vice-President & Head of Marketing, Horizons ETFs Management (Canada) Inc.
Senior Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income & Co-Head, Corporate Bonds, Addenda Capital
Principal Consultant, RealAlts
Vice President, Ivey Foundation
Managing Director, Sustainable Investment Strategies and Research, Jarislowsky Fraser
Director, Lazard Asset Management
Founder & President, Millani
Director of Responsible Investment, Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo)
Financial Advisor. Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network
Director, Hermes EOS
Chief Investment Officer, Rally Assets
Portfolio Manager, Federated Hermes
Michelle de Cordova
Principal, ESG Global Advisors
Founder and CEO, Diversio
ESG Advisor, FinComm Services
Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs & Sustainability, Pan American Silver Corp.
Associate Portfolio Manager, AGF Investments Inc.
Director of Americas, GRESB
Director, Responsible Investment Specialist, HSBC Global Asset Management (UK) Ltd.
Director, Senior Research Analyst for Technology Hardware, ClearBridge Investments
Vice President, Millani
Founder and CEO, Mantle314 Inc.
Director, Portfolio Specialist, Impax Asset Management
Editor, Globe Advisor, The Globe and Mail
Vice President, Portfolio Manager and Solution Performance, Desjardins GAM
Investment Advisor, Partner, Remy Brown Investment Group, CIBC Wood Gundy
Chair, CSA Technical Committee, Green and Transition Taxonomy; and Director, Environmental and Social Risk and Opportunity, Scotiabank
Chief Executive Officer, RIA
Portfolio Manager, Director, and Vice President of Odlum Brown Ltd.
National Director, ESG Practice Management, NEI Investments
Managing Director, Sustainable Investing and Innovation, OPTrust
Senior ESG Analyst, NEI Investments
Director, ESG Research and Integration, Manulife Asset Management
Vice President, External Affairs & Sustainability, Unilever Canada Inc. Executive Chair, Canadian Stewardship Services Alliance, Inc. (CSSA)
Vice-President and Portfolio Manager, Sustainable Investing, AGF
Vice President, ESG Client Coverage, MSCI
Director, Research, Policy & Collaboration, Responsible Investment Association (RIA)
Director, Responsible Investment, BMO Global Asset Management - Canada
Vice President, Sales, IA Clarington
Associate Director, Engagement Services, Sustainalytics
Senior Editor, Morningstar.ca
Vice-President, Sustainable Investing, Addenda Capital
Timea E. Nagy
Human Trafficking Survivor, Author, Speaker, and Social Advocate
Senior Associate, Analyst, Responsible Investment, BMO GAM
Director, Corporate Engagement, NEI Investments
Director, ESG Investing, Canada Post Corporation Pension Plan
Principal, ESG Global Advisors Inc.
Senior Portfolio Manager, Global Equity, RBC Global Asset Management (U.K.)
Responsible Investment Specialist, Desjardins Wealth Management
Portfolio Manager, Mackie Research Capital Corp.
Sustainable Finance Expert, Independent Consultant