Jennifer Newman (Vice Chair)

Senior Managing Director, Real Estate Operations & Special Projects, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan

Jennifer Newman

Ms. Newman has extensive experience in finance, technology delivery, project & change management and data as well as running back-office operations. Most recently Ms. Newman spent more than 10 years at Canada’s largest single-profession pensions plan, the Ontario Teacher’s Pension Plan (OTPP). Prior to joining OTPP Ms. Newman worked at both CIBC and BMO holding various roles in Finance, Risk and Corporate Strategy.  She received her CPA (CA) while working at PWC in technology consulting and insolvency.  Ms. Newman brings extensive experience in financial operations, technology, risk and change management, through challenging times, in both the pension and banking sectors. Ms. Newman received the ICD.D designation from Rotman School of Business and the Institute of Corporate Directors, and a BCOMM (Hons) from Queen’s University.  Ms. Newman is IIROC’s vice-chair and is a member of the Corporate Governance Committee, and Chair of the Finance, Audit and Risk Committee.