The Leadership Council is the representation of the Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership for students and our external stakeholders. It firmly grounds Ivey with Canadian and global business leaders by providing direction to the Institute on issues pertinent to leadership, endorsing the Institute’s interests to external constituencies, and raising the Institute’s profile.

Bill Aziz 
President
BlueTree Advisors II Inc.

Rahul Bhardwaj, LL.B, ICD.D
President and Chief Executive Officer
Institute of Corporate Directors

Robert Brouwer, BA, FCPA, ICD.D
Regional Head of Markets 
KPMG Americas

Peter Devlin
President
Fanshawe College

Bill Furlong
Commissioner, Ontario Securities Commission
Executive-in-Residence,
Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership

Jeffrey Gandz 
Professor Emeritus
Ivey Business School, Western University

Franca Gucciardi
CEO
Loran Scholars Foundation

Jon Hantho
Principal
Janus Advisory Services

Ian O. Ihnatowycz, BSc, M.B.A., C.F.A, C.Dir.
President & CEO
First Generation Capital Inc.

Mona Malone
Chief Talent & Learning Officer
BMO Financial Group

R. Jeffrey Orr
President and Chief Executive Officer
Power Financial Corporation

Sevaun Palvetzian
CEO
CivicAction

Michael Rolland
Chief Investment Officer
OMERS Private Markets

Gerard Seijts 
Professor, Organizational Behaviour
Executive Director, Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership
Ivey Business School, Western University

Barbara Stymiest (Leadership Council Chair)
Director
BlackBerry Board of Directors

Bill Troost
President
Peel Plastic Products Limited