ROM Governors

Leadership

ROM Governors

The ROM Board of Governors is a federally incorporated private sector Board, responsible for the ROM’s long-term financial health and for the growth and management of its financial assets (endowments, capital and flow-through funds). 

  • Robert E. PierceRobert E. Pierce
    Board Chairman
    Partner, Stonegate
    Private Counsel LP
  • Tye BurtTye W. Burt
    Board Vice Chair
    Chair and Principal, Carbon Arc Capital Investment Inc. 
  • Mr. Richard WernhamRichard Wernham
    Board Vice Chair
    President, Soutterham Investments Limited
  • Shreyas AjmeraShreyas Ajmera
    President, Seenergy Foods Ltd.
  • Sal Badali Sal Badali
    Partner, Odgers Berndtson
  • Jennifer Ivey BannockJennifer Ivey Bannock
    Director, The Ivey Foundation
  • Jennifer Ivey BannockJosh Basseches
    Ex-Officio, Director & CEO, Royal Ontario Museum
  • John BianchiniJohn Bianchini
    CEO & Director, Hatch Ltd.
  • Stephen BowmanStephen Bowman
    Toronto Managing Partner, Bennett Jones LLP
  • Mary Anne BueschkensBonnie Brooks, C.M. 
    Former Chair, ROM Board of Trustees; former Vice Chair and CEO, HBC
  • Mary Anne BueschkensMary Anne Bueschkens
    CEO and Board Member, ABC Group Inc.
  • Michael DetlefsenMichael Detlefsen
    Co-Managing Director, Muir Detlefsen & Associates Ltd.
  • Shreyas AjmeraVictor G. Dodig
    President & CEO, CIBC
  • Shreyas AjmeraMartha Durdin
    Ex-Officio, President & CEO, Canadian Credit Union Association, Chair, ROM Trustees
  • Bob FarquharsonBob Farquharson
    Director and Vice Chairman, AGF
  • Linda HasenfratzLinda Hasenfratz
    Vice Chair
    CEO, Linamar Corporation
  • Chris JamrozChris Jamroz
    CEO STG Holdings, LLC. and St. George Logistics, Executive Chairman 
  • Robert A. KeiltyRobert A. Keilty
    President, Toronto Corporate Practice, HUB International HKMB Limited
  • Michael Lee-ChinMichael Lee-Chin
    Chairman, Portland Holdings Inc.
  • Ellen MooreEllen J. Moore
    President, Chubb Insurance Company of Canada
  • Patricia OlaskerPatricia L. Olasker
    Senior Partner, Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP
  • Patricia OlaskerFrank Potter
    Ex-Officio, Chairman, Emerging Markets Advisors Inc., Chair, ROM Heritage Governors
  • John RuffoloJohn Ruffolo
    Chief Executive Officer, OMERS Ventures
  • Francis ShenFrancis Shen
    President, Shen Capital Corporation
  • Stephen SmithStephen Smith
    Chairman, President & CEO, First National Financial LP
  • Cathy SpoelCathy Spoel
    Board Member, Ontario Energy Board
  • Joey TanenbaumJoey Tanenbaum, C.M.
    Chairman & CEO, Jay-M Holdings Limited
  • James TemertyJames Temerty, C.M.
    Chairman, Northland Power Inc.
  • V. Prem WatsaV. Prem Watsa, C.M.
    Chairman & CEO, Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd.
  • R. Browining WattR. Browning Watt, Q.C. 
    Barrister & Solicitor
  • Alfred G. WirthAlfred G. Wirth
    President, HNW Investments Inc.