Speaker Profiles

Joanne De Laurentiis

Joanne De Laurentiis

Former President & CEO

Investment Funds Institute of Canada

Retired in 2016 as President & CEO of the Investment Funds Institute (IFIC), Joanne De Laurentiis spent most of her career representing Canadian financial institutions and engaging, on their behalf, with a wide range of provincial and federal regulatory and government bodies in the development and implementation of sound regulatory and public policy. Before joining IFIC in 2006 she was President and CEO at Credit Union Central of Canada, Mondex Canada and Interac; Vice-President of Public Affairs at the Canadian Bankers Association; and chief of staff to the Honourable Robert Elgie, Minister in the Ontario Government. She holds a Masters in Political Science from Western University.

She continues to provide regulatory and policy advice and serves on several public and not-for-profit boards including the Toronto Transit Commission and the Canadian Foundation for Economic Education.

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