John Stackhouse

Senior Vice President, Office of the CEO, RBC

John Stackhouse heads RBC’s Economics and Thought Leadership group, leading the organization’s work on economic, technological and social issues. He also heads the new RBC Climate Action Institute, which aims to inform and inspire Canadians on pathways to net zero. John is an internationally recognized author and speaker on a range of issues and events. Previously, he was editor-in-chief of the Globe and Mail and editor of Report on Business. He also serves as a senior fellow at the C.D. Howe Institute and the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at the University of Toronto. John has written four books and co-authored four others. His latest, Planet Canada: How Our Expats Are Shaping the Future, explores the untapped resource of the millions of Canadians who don’t live here but exert their influence from afar.

Speaker Sessions

From Risk to Reward: Unlocking Private Investment in Low-Carbon Solutions

  • Reaching Destination Net Zero
  • Finance, Trade and Investment
  • Government Policy and Corporate Governance
  • Innovation, Technology and Deployment
Session Date
Wednesday, Feb 14 2024 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Katie Wheatley Head of Canada, Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
John Stackhouse Senior Vice President, Office of the CEO, RBC
Barbara Zvan President and CEO, University Pension Plan (UPP)
Jill Earthy Chief Executive Officer, InBC Investment Corp.
Erin Flanagan Director, Canada Growth Fund Investment Management Inc.
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