Joanne De Laurentiis
A seasoned financial services executive, Joanne De Laurentiis’ governance experience includes leading multi-stakeholder organizations that represent and advocate on behalf of industry sectors. Retired as President and CEO of The Investment Funds Institute of Canada 2016, Ms. De Laurentiis also served as President and CEO of Credit Union Central of Canada; Mondex Canada; and the Interac Association, Vice-President of the Canadian Bankers' Association, and Chief of Staff to an Ontario Cabinet Minister. Ms. De Laurentiis currently serves as Chair of the PIMCO Independent Review Committee; Vice-Chair of the Toronto Transit Commission, Member of Canada Life Funds Independent Review Committee, Peak Financial Advisory Board, BeWhere Holdings Board, the Board of The Canadian Foundation for Economic Education, and is a Senior Fellow of the C.D. Howe Institute.
Previous Board service includes the Toronto Financial Services Alliance, the Ontario Lottery & Gaming Commission, the Canadian Payments Association Board, and Equifax Advisory Council.
She holds a BA and MA in Political Science from Western University.