Social Impact Investment Taskforce Canadian Report Launch: Market Open & Panel
The MaRS Centre for Impact Investing, with members of Canada’s National Advisory Board to the Social Impact Investment Taskforce, opened the Toronto Stock Exchange to celebrate the launch of Canada’s report, Mobilizing Private Capital for Public Good: Priorities for Canada.
Ilse Treurnicht, CEO, MaRS Discovery District, Tim Jackson, Director, MaRS Centre for Impact Investing, and Siobhan Harty, Director General of Social Policy, Employment and Social Development Canada, joined Tom Kloet, CEO, TMX Group, to open the market and share key insights from the report.
A panel on the future of Canada’s impact investing marketplace followed featuring Sarah Doyle, Senior Policy Advisor, MaRS Centre for Impact Investing; David Bowden, CEO, Habitat for Humanity Canada; Andy Broderick, VP, Community Investment, Vancity; Nancy Neamtan, President and Executive Director, Chantier de l’économie sociale; and Hilary Pearson, President, Philanthropic Foundations Canada.
Read the report here.