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Global Risk Institute for Financial Services Speaker Series at Rotman - Mark Hughes

4:15-4:59pm check-in; 5:00pm sharp to 6:00pm presentation; 6:00-6:45pm networking reception

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Speaker Series

Date: Tuesday March 20, 2018 | 05:00 PM - 06:45 PM
Speaker(s): Mark Hughes, Group Chief Risk Officer, Royal Bank of Canada; Board Member, Global Risk Institute for Financial Services (GRI) and International Financial Risk Institute (IFRI)
Topic: “What Keeps Risk Managers Awake At Night – Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow?”
Venue: Desautels Hall (Second floor, South Building) | map
Rotman School of Management, U of Toronto,
105 St George Street
Location: Toronto
Cost: $25.00 plus HST per person (includes 1 seat at the presentation and the networking reception)
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BIOGRAPHY: As Group Chief Risk Officer, Mr. Hughes oversees the strategic management of risk on an enterprise-wide basis. He joined RBC in 1981 and was appointed Chief Risk Officer in 2014. Since 1981, Mr. Hughes has held progressively senior roles at the bank primarily in Corporate Banking and Global Credit and has held a number of positions in RBC’s international offices including New York and London. Appointed as an executive officer of RBC in 1995, Mr. Hughes has had responsibility for the bank’s public sector activities in Canada and was a member of the leadership team involved with the integration of the bank’s global corporate banking business into RBC Capital Markets.  Prior to his current position, he was Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer for RBC Capital Markets. Mr. Hughes serves on the boards of a number of industry associations and not-for-profit organizations including Global Risk Institute (GRI), International Financial Risk Institute (IFRI), and ParticipACTION.   He also serves as a director of a number of RBC subsidiaries. Mr. Hughes received his MBA (Finance) from Manchester Business School and his LL.B from Leeds University in England.  Mr. Hughes and his wife Anne have two children. 

SERIES HOST: Global Risk Institute for Financial Services (GRI)

SESSION CO-HOST:  Rotman Master of Financial Risk Management Program

QUESTIONS:, Megan Murphy (416) 978-6122

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