Andrea Barrack

SVP, Corporate Citizenship & ESG, RBC

As Senior Vice President, Corporate Citizenship & ESG, Andrea Barrack leads RBC’s ESG strategy, including performance management, reporting, and scaling knowledge across the enterprise. Andrea is also responsible for RBC’s global Citizenship and D&I strategies, and serves as the Executive Director of the RBC Foundation, one of Canada’s largest corporate donors.

Prior to joining RBC, Andrea was Global Head of Sustainability and Corporate Citizenship at TD Bank. She also served as an Executive Advisor on ESG, Sustainability and Climate Change at Deloitte, and as CEO at Ontario Trillium Foundation.

Andrea has a long history of community involvement, in international development, healthcare and post-secondary education. She is currently an Executive in Residence at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto and teaches in the ESG Certification Program.

Andrea Barrack earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology at the University of Guelph and a Master of Health Science in Health Administration at the University of Toronto. In 2016, she was named in the Women’s Executive Network Top 100 Most Powerful Women in the Trendsetter and Trailblazer category. In the 2022 provincial election she was the Ontario Liberal Party Candidate for University Rosedale.

Speaker Sessions

From Aspiration to Action: Global Perspectives on Driving Tangible Results

  • Restoring and Protecting Nature
  • Reaching Destination Net Zero
  • Intersectional Track
  • Ensuring Water Security
  • Building Resilient Communities
  • Finance, Trade and Investment
  • Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
  • Innovation, Technology and Deployment
  • Government Policy and Corporate Governance
Session Date
Thursday, Feb 15 2024 | 2:10 PM - 2:30 PM
Andrea Barrack SVP, Corporate Citizenship & ESG, RBC
Heather Chalmers President, Growth Markets, GE Vernova
President & CEO, GE Canada
Baroness Bryony Worthington The Baroness Worthington, Crossbench Peer, House of Lords
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