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Jennifer Tory

Chief Administrative Officer
RBC

As RBC’s Chief Administrative Officer Jennifer Tory has responsibility for Brand, Citizenship, Communications, Procurement and Real Estate functions globally. Additionally, she provides leadership and oversight of transformational initiatives, with a particular focus on how the enterprise works together to further RBC’s success. Along with other members of Group Executive, Ms. Tory is responsible for setting the overall strategic direction of RBC.

Prior to her current role, Ms. Tory was Group Head, Personal & Commercial Banking responsible for RBC’s banking businesses in Canada and the Caribbean, including personal and financial services, credit cards and payments, digital solutions, as well as RBC’s sales and branch distribution, operations and advice centres. During her career, Jennifer has held successively senior leadership roles including Senior Vice President Sales Effectiveness, Senior Vice President Operations, and Regional President, Greater Toronto Region.

Awarded the Queen’s Jubilee Medal in 2012, Jennifer has a long history of supporting numerous community causes. She is Chair, Toronto International Film Festival Board and sits on the Sunnybrook Hospital Foundation Board; Jennifer is also a fundraiser for several other charitable organizations including WE (formerly Free the Children) and United Way.

A recipient of the 2011 Catalyst Canada Honour for championing women in business, Jennifer has been recognized by Women’s Executive Network as one of Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 in 2010, 2015 and 2016. She has been acknowledged both internally and externally for her leadership in diversity and received a number of awards, including a Harry Jerome Award in 2013 and the Leading Executive Ally Award by Start Proud (formerly Out on Bay) in 2016.

Ms. Tory completed her ICD.D designation through the Institute of Corporate Directors at the Rotman School of Management.  Jennifer resides in Toronto as do her two daughters.

 

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