Making Global Goals Local Business Canada ⁠— Summit Speakers
Brendan Seale, Chief Sustainability Officer, Scotiabank

Ayman Chowdhury, Head of Secretariat, Global Compact Network Canada


Allyson Hewitt, McConnell Foundation, Senior Fellow, Social Innovation, MaRS

Chandran Fernando, Founder and Managing Partner, Matrix360

Genevieve Bonin, Partner, McKinsey & Company

Jason Field, Founder and CEO, BrainStation

Kasha Huk, Country Manager, Canada, B Lab

Bob Willard, Chief Sustainability Champion and Founder, Sustainability Advantage

Christiane Bergevin, President, Bergevin Capital

Frances Edmonds, Head of Sustainable Impact, HP Canada

Helle Bank Jorgensen, CEO & Founder, Competent Boards

Jonathan C. Drimmer, Partner, Litigation Department, Paul Hastings

B. Lorraine Smith, Canadian writer and independent advisor

Marcelo Lu, President, BASF Canada

Carla Heim, Senior Advisor, Social Entrepreneurship, Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

Craig Ryan, Senior Advisor, Social Entrepreneurship, Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

Geoff Pegg, Sustainability Director, TELUS

Helen Loftin, General Manager, Business Development and Enterprise (BDE) department, City of Guelph

Linda Wrong, Director, Sustainability and Regulatory Affairs, Lundin Mining

Martin Canning, Executive Director, Smart Cities at Evergreen

Jordan R. Soloman, President and CEO, Ecostrat

Laura McGee, Founder & CEO, Diversio

Meaghan Beck, Manager, Corporate Responsibility, Sodexo


Melissa Mirowski, Country Sustainability Manager, IKEA Canada

Sue Rauth, Deputy Directory, Ontario Regional Office of the Trade Commissioner Service, Global Affairs Canada

Melissa Powell, Chief of Staff, United Nations Global Compact

Paola Correal-Vasquez, General Manager of Operations, Earth Alive Clean Technologies

Sandra Espinosa, Project Manager, Gender Equality Leadership in the Canadian Private Sector, Global Compact Network Canada

Suha Jethalal, Head of Marketing, Bullfrog Power Inc.

Sarah Chapman, Director, Risk Advisory, Deloitte Canada

Neetika Sathe, Vice President, GRE&T Centre, Alectra Inc

Rebecca Black, Founder & Chief Communicator, Black Current

Simon Chorley, International Programs Manager, UNICEF Canada


More speakers to be announced shortly



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