The Evolution of Fiduciary Duty
The definition of fiduciary duty is at the forefront of discussions that will impact the evolution of governance in Canada and abroad. Do all stakeholders share equal importance, or should shareholders reign supreme? Should the principal objective of a business enterprise be to generate economic returns, or will a purpose beyond profit ultimately result in greater value?
Poonam Puri, ICD.D
Director, CAPREIT, Tethyan Resource Corp. and Canada Infrastructure Bank
Professor of Business Law, Osgoode Hall Law School
Thierry Dorval, LL.D
Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright
Director, Scale.AI, Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal and Allo Prof
Chair, Air Canada, FLSmidth & Co. A/S
Director, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
Lead – North America, Hermes EOS