Katie Keir

Katie Keir

Research & Special Projects Editor

Advisor’s Edge & Investment Executive

Biography

Katie Keir, who was named Best New Journalist by the Canadian Business Media Awards in 2012, has been reporting on financial services and business trends for more than 10 years. As the research and special projects editor for Advisor’s Edge and Investment Executive (IE), her primary focus is on IE’s annual industry Report Card series. Her reporting specialties have included regulatory reform, compliance and the evolution of environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices. From 2016 to 2020, she volunteered as the editorial director of the Toronto Vegetarian Association’s quarterly magazine, which in part covered ethical and environmental issues. Katie holds an Honours Bachelor’s degree in English and Drama from the University of Toronto.