John Stackhouse is a prominent Canadian journalist, author and speaker on national and international affairs. Currently Senior Vice-President, RBC, Stackhouse was editor-in-chief of The Globe and Mail from 2009-14. He was previously editor of Report on Business and also served as the newspaper’s national editor, foreign editor, correspondent at large, and for seven years, from 1992 to 1999, was the development issues correspondent based in New Delhi. He has worked for Report on Business Magazine, the Financial Times, London Free Press and The Toronto Star. Mr. Stackhouse has won five national newspaper awards, a national magazine award and an Amnesty International Award for human rights reporting. He is the author of two books, “Out of Poverty” and “Timbit Nation: A Hitchhikers Guide to Canada”, and a contributing author to “The Bre-X Fraud”, “Travels with My Laptop” and “Foreign Correspondent: Fifty Years of Reporting South Asia”. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University, an honorary doctorate from University of Windsor, and lives in Toronto.