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Our Leadership

Learn more about our Executive Leadership team and Board of Directors.
Jan De Silva, TRBOT President and Chief Executive Officer signs papers.

Executive Leadership Team

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Board of Directors

  • Yung Wu, Chair

    Yung Wu, Chair


    MaRS Discovery District

  • Kevin Teslyk, Co-Vice Chair

    Kevin Teslyk, Co-Vice Chair

    Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of Canadian Banking


  • Lisa Kimmel, Co-Vice Chair

    Lisa Kimmel, Co-Vice Chair

  • Alaina Tennison, Treasurer

    Alaina Tennison, Treasurer

    National Managing Partner, People & Partnership

    PwC Canada

  • Angela Bhutani

    Angela Bhutani

    Vice President, Investment Counsellor

    Burgundy Asset Management Ltd.

  • Kris Depencier

    Kris Depencier

    Regional President, Greater Toronto Region


  • Sebastian Distefano

    Sebastian Distefano

    Regional Managing Partner, GTA


  • Deborah Flint

    Deborah Flint

    President and CEO

    Greater Toronto Airports Authority

  • Faisal Kazi

    Faisal Kazi

    President & CEO

    Siemens Canada Limited

  • Sasha Krstic

    Sasha Krstic


    Mastercard Canada

  • Mazyar Mortazavi

    Mazyar Mortazavi

    President & CEO


  • Godyne Sibay

    Godyne Sibay

    Managing Partner, Ontario Region

    McCarthy Tétrault LLP

  • Pamela Snively

    Pamela Snively

    Chief Data and Trust Officer

    TELUS Communications, Inc.

  • Humza Teherany

    Humza Teherany

    Chief Technology and Digital Officer

    Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd.

  • Annesley Wallace

    Annesley Wallace

    Executive Vice President and Global Head of Infrastructure


  • Blaine Woodcock

    Blaine Woodcock

    National Strategy, Analytics & M&A Portfolio Leader (Canada) and Managing Partner, Strategy


Toronto Region Board of Trade bylaws

Adopted by the Board of Directors: April 19, 2021 and Confirmed by the Members: June 16, 2021

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