Board of Directors

IIAC Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the Investment Industry Association of Canada (IIAC) meets quarterly and is comprised of 15 elected individuals from its Member firms. Board members represent all sectors of Canada’s investment industry, including:

  • > Large retail dealers (non-bank owned)
  • > Medium retail dealers
  • > Small retail dealers
  • > Institutional dealers
  • > Integrated dealers (including bank-owned)

2020-2021 Board of Directors

Richard Rousseau (Chair) 
Vice-Chair, Private Client Group – Quebec
Raymond James Ltd.
Toronto ON

David Lang (Vice-Chair)
Global Chief Compliance Officer
RBC
Toronto ON

Roger Casgrain
Executive Vice-President
Casgrain & Company Limited
Montreal QC

David Cusson
Chief Executive Officer
Echelon Wealth Partners Inc.
Toronto ON

Wilma Ditchfield
Managing Director
CIBC Private Wealth Management & Wood Gundy National Office
Toronto ON

Sean Etherington
President
Assante Wealth Management
Toronto ON

Tim Evans
Managing Director, Managed Retail Products, Wealth Management
Canaccord Genuity Corp.
Toronto ON

Pruyn Haskins
Managing Director and Head, Global Equities
Scotiabank
Toronto ON

Sandra Henderson
Regional President, Greater Toronto and Chief Operating Officer
BMO Private Wealth
Toronto ON

Simon Lemay
Senior Vice President and National Sales Manager
National Bank Financial
Toronto ON

Andrew Marsh
President and Chief Executive Officer
Richardson GMP Limited
Toronto ON

Sylvain Perreault
Chief Security Officer
Desjardins Group
Montreal QC

Ian Russell 
President and Chief Executive Officer
The Investment Industry Association of Canada
Toronto ON