Gordon Raman

Partner, M&A and Corporate Governance & Chair, ESG Sustainability Practice, Fasken

Gordon Raman’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and capital markets. As part of his corporate governance portfolio, Gordon is Chair of Fasken’s ESG and Sustainability Practice, which brings together lawyers from interdisciplinary practices to provide comprehensive advice to clients on ESG related issues. He works with clients in a broad range of industries, including automation and technology, private equity, financial services, real estate and engineering and construction. Gordon is known for bringing clarity to complex issues in helping clients with their strategic goals and business decisions.

Gordon advises senior management and boards of public and private companies in M&A transactions including take-over bids, plans of arrangements, and share and asset acquisitions and dispositions. He also advises boards and special committees on corporate governance matters, including ESG considerations. In addition, Gordon advises issuers, underwriters and investors in capital markets transactions of equity and debt securities, including high-yield securities.

Gordon has taught a corporate law course at Osgoode Hall Law School as an adjunct professor and has co-taught an M&A course at Western Law. Gordon has written numerous articles in the areas of M&A, corporate governance and corporate finance. As part of his MBA studies, he completed an exchange program at Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris in France.

Speaker Sessions

Driving Change from Within: How Sustainability Executives Can Lead the Way to a Sustainable Future

  • Building Resilient Communities
  • Restoring and Protecting Nature
  • Ensuring Water Security
  • Reaching Destination Net Zero
  • Intersectional Track
  • Government Policy and Corporate Governance
Session Date
Wednesday, Feb 14 2024 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Sharon Tomkins Vice-President, Sustainability and Social Impact, TC Energy
Jamie Gray-Donald Senior Vice President Sustainability & EHS, Operational Excellence, QuadReal Property Group
Sandra Odendahl Senior Vice-President & Head, Sustainability and Diversity & Partnerships, BDC
Gordon Raman Partner, M&A and Corporate Governance & Chair, ESG Sustainability Practice, Fasken
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