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Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership

Leadership Council

The Leadership Council is an advisory body to the Ian O. Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership. 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.


Rahul Bhardwaj
President & CEO
Institute of Corporate Directors

Robert Brouwer
Regional Head of Markets 
KPMG Americas

Peter Devlin
President
Fanshawe College

Bill Furlong
Senior financial services Executive / Regulator

Franca Gucciardi
CEO
McCall MacBain Foundation

Jon Hantho
President & CEO
CBI Health Group

Sharon Hodgson
Ex Officio
Dean, Ivey Business School

Ian O. Ihnatowycz
President & CEO
First Generation Capital Inc.

Mona Malone
Deputy Head, HR & Chief Talent Officer, BMO Financial Group

Sevaun Palvetzian
CEO
CivicAction

Jeannine Pereira
Director, Talent Development
EY Canada

Michael Rolland
Chief Investment Officer
OMERS Private Markets

Gerard Seijts 
Executive Director, Ihnatowycz Institute for Leadership

Barbara Stymiest (Chair)
Director
BlackBerry Board of Directors

Bill Troost
President
Peel Plastic Products Limited

Rashid Wasti
EVP & Chief Talent Officer
George Weston Limited