PMAC’s Board of Directors govern the affairs of the Association and establishes policy and strategic direction. The Board is comprised of 10-15 Directors who are representative of our membership at large.
The Directors for 2019-2020 are:
Denys Calvin (Chair), Partner & Chief Operating Officer, Nexus Investment Management Inc.
David Kilburn (Vice-Chair), Investment Counsellor, CIBC Private Investment Counsel
Scott Mahaffy (Treasurer), Vice President & Senior Counsel, MFS Investment Management Canada Limited
Lorne Steinberg (Secretary), President, Lorne Steinberg Wealth Management Inc.
Dona Eull-Schultz (Executive Committee Member), Senior Vice-President and Portfolio Manager, Cardinal Capital Management, Inc.
Eric Léveillé (Past Chair, Ex officio)
Zachary Curry, Portfolio Manager & President, Davis Rea Ltd.
Margaret Gunawan, Managing Director, General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer, BlackRock Asset Management Canada
Lucas Pontillo, Executive Vice President and Global Chief Financial Officer, Fiera Capital Corporation
Warren Rudick, VP & Chief Counsel, Global Wealth & Asset Management Distribution Law and Institutional – Europe, Manulife Investment Management
Marc Trottier, Co-Managing Director, Coerente Capital Management Inc.
Chris Turchansky, President, ATB Investor Services
Cecilia Wong, Chief Financial Officer, Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd.
Committee Chairs for 2019-2020:
Compliance Officers’ Network: Jacqueline Hatherly, Vice President & Director, Risk and Policy Governance, TD Asset Management
Emerging Trends Committee: Thomas Johnston, Past PMAC Director, and Lucas Pontillo, Executive Vice President and Global Chief Financial Officer, Fiera Capital Corporation
Industry, Regulation & Tax Committee and Securities Sub-Committee: Margaret Gunawan, Managing Director, General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer, BlackRock Asset Management Canada
- Pension Sub-Committee: Paul Purcell, Managing Director, Head of Pension De-Risking, RBC Global Asset Management Inc.
- Tax Sub-Committee: Theo Heldman
Member Services Committee: Julie Crothers, Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager, Coleford Investment Management Ltd.
Operation Heads’ Network: Adam Beach, Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer and Operations Manager, Evans Investment Counsel
- Finance Sub-committee – Lauren Wright, Controller, Sionna Investment Managers and Jackie Corniel, Controller, Beutel Goodman & Company Ltd.
- HR Sub-committee – Christie Wood, Human Resources Business Partner – Canada, MFS Investment Management
- IT Sub-committee – Jin Shi, Director, Securities Operations, Timber Creek Asset Management
Practices & Standards Committee: Michal Pomotov, Chief Compliance Officer and General Counsel, Beutel, Goodman & Company Ltd.
Public Relations & Marketing Committee: David Kilburn, Investment Counsellor, CIBC Private Investment Counsel