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The C.D. Howe Institute’s National Council brings together a distinguished group of Canadian business leaders, academics, former public officials, and other experts to provide strategic perspectives relevant to the Institute’s overall research program. David Dodge, Senior Advisor, Bennett Jones LLP and former Governor of the Bank of Canada, chairs the Council. Its members provide their insights about emerging national, sectoral and regional policy challenges to support the quality and relevance of the Institute’s research and related activities.

Chair

David Dodge
Former Governor, Bank of Canada; Senior Advisor, Bennett Jones LLP

Members

Leo De Bever
Former CEO, Alberta Investment Management Corporation
David F. Denison
David F. Denison
Former President & CEO, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
Rupert Duchesne
Rupert Duchesne
Former President and CEO, Aimia Corporation
Janet Ecker
Janet Ecker
Senior Fellow, Former Minister of Finance, Ontario; Former President and CEO, Toronto Financial Services Alliance
Rick Ekstein
Rick Ekstein
Chief Executive Officer, Weston Forest
Jock A. Finlayson
Jock A. Finlayson
Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer, Business Council of British Columbia

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