Speaker Profiles

Ian E. Bennett

Ian E. Bennett

President and CEO

Royal Canadian Mint


Ian E. Bennett, a distinguished federal public servant, has held several positions within the Department of Finance including Deputy Minister from November 2004 to June 2006. Previously, he served as Executive Director of the International Monetary Fund representing Canada, Ireland and the Caribbean countries from September 2001 to October 2004. Mr. Bennett has also held other senior positions within the federal government including Associate Deputy Minister of Finance and G-7 Deputy for Canada from 1998 to 2001, Associate Deputy Minister of Revenue Canada and Deputy Secretary to the Cabinet (Operations). Born in Nelson, British Columbia, he holds a Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours Economics/Commerce) from Simon Fraser University and a Masters of Arts in Economics from the University of Toronto. Mr. Bennett has served as President and CEO of the Royal Canadian Mint since June 12, 2006 and was re-appointed for a period of three years effective June 12, 2011

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