The Honourable Kevin Lynch
P.C., O.C., Ph.D, LL.D
Chair, SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.
Vice-Chair, BMO Financial Group
The Honourable Kevin Lynch has been Vice Chairman of BMO Financial Group since 2010. Prior to that, he served as Clerk of the Privy Council, Secretary to the Cabinet, Deputy Minister of Finance, Deputy Minister of Industry and Executive Director for Canada at the International Monetary Fund.
Dr. Lynch Chairs the Board of Directors of SNC Lavalin and is a Director of CN Railway and CNOOC (China National Overseas Oil Company). Dr. Lynch is a Director of Communitech, the Governor General’s Rideau Hall Foundation and the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada as well as a member of the Expert Advisory Group on Digitization and Innovation at the OECD and a member of the WEF Committee on Balancing Financial Stability, Innovation and Economic Growth.
Previously, Dr. Lynch served as Chair of the Board of the Ditchley Foundation of Canada and a Director of, the Accounting Standards Oversight Council, the Ontario Rhodes Scholarship Selection Committee, the Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation, the Gairdner Foundation, the Perimeter Institute, the Bank of Canada, Empire (Sobeys), Canadian Deposit Insurance Corporation, the Business Development Bank of Canada, BMO China and the Cape Breton Development Corporation.