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Board of directors


Independent Director

AnneMarie Ryan is an experienced senior executive and independent director. She was appointed a Commissioner of the Ontario Securities Commission from February 2013 to January 2019 and served as Lead Director of the Commission from 2016-2019.  

Prior to joining the OSC, she operated AMR Associates Inc., consulting to Canadian financial services firms and regulators on Business Strategy and Planning, Market Regulation and Technology Innovation. She was previously a member of the senior management teams of several investment dealers where she focused on the implementation of technology in equity markets in Canada.

AnneMarie has significant board experience in Strategic Planning, Governance, Human Resources and Risk Management through her work on a variety of Boards and Board Committees. She served on the Boards of Women in Capital Markets (Chair, 2011-2012), Benefaction Foundation (President 2017-2018), Epilepsy Canada and Triact Canada Marketplace. She currently serves on the Board of Ontario Capital Growth Corporation.   

She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Toronto and a Masters of Business Administration from the Rotman School of Business, University of Toronto.