New Alumni Kick-Off
Find out what it means to be a Rotman grad and part of a global alumni network at the New Alumni Kick-off.
Thank you to everyone who came out to the New Alumni Kick-off on Saturday, February, 11. Thank you to John Graham (MBA ’07) for his insightful keynote address, Prof. Bill McEvily for leading the Reciprocity Ring and to Natalia Evtushenko (MBA '11) for Emceeing the event.
Miss the event? Download our alumni community booklet for details on alumni benefits and how to stay engaged.
See you next year!
“This is a great opportunity to stay in touch with the Rotman community, meet new friends, and
learn how to best utilize the alumni network for career development.”
- Rafael Soliaman (MBA ’18)
Thank you also to our many alumni volunteers who helped lead Reciprocity Ring sessions:
Programs & Delivery,
Customer Protection Plans
FT MBA '18
Canada National Finance Manager
FT MBA '16
Senior Platform Solutions Manager
VP, Corporate Planning
& Investor Relations
Boat Rocker Media
EFoo Consulting Inc.
Manager, Global Commercial Readiness
FT MBA '07
RBC - Corporate Real Estate
Director of Partner Program Management
Enjoy Technology, Inc.
ME MBA '19
Senior Manager, Strategic Planning,
Samsung Electronics Canada Inc.
Ontario Securities Commission
Manager, Fund Risk,
ME MBA '17
Specialist Markets Settlements,
Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO)
ME MBA '12
Director Commercial Management,
FT MBA '08
Vice-President, Commercial Financial Services,
York Retail & Business Services,
Royal Bank of Canada
FT MBA '08
FT MBA '18
Director, Global Automotive Credit
Market Risk Senior Manager
President & Chief Executive Officer, CPP Investment
John was appointed President & CEO in February 2021 and is responsible for leading CPP Investments and its investment activities.
John joined CPP Investments in 2008 and has worked in both the Total Portfolio Management group (now Total Fund Management) and in Private Investments. John took on leadership of Principal Credit Investments in 2015 as Managing Director and Global Head of the group. In 2018, he was appointed as Senior Managing Director & Global Head of Credit Investments, where he was responsible for leading credit investments globally.
Prior to joining CPP Investments, John spent nine years at Xerox Innovation Group in research and strategy roles.
John holds an MBA from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto and a PhD from the University of Western Ontario. He is a CFA charterholder.