Ms. Kathleen P. Taylor is an Independent Director at Air Canada, a Vice Chairman at Adecco Group AG, a Global Executive & Corporate Director at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, a Chairman at Hospital for Sick Children Foundation, a Chairman at Royal Bank of Canada, a Member at American Hotel & Lodging Association, Inc., a Member at Order of Canada, a Member at World Travel & Tourism Council Ltd. and a Member-National Council at C.D. Howe Institute. She is on the Board of Directors at Air Canada, Adecco Group AG, The Hospital for Sick Children, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board and Royal Bank of Canada (London Branch). Her executive qualifications include almost over 25 years of international experience building a global culture, overseeing major strategic and operations initiatives, negotiating expertise and strong relationship management capabilities. She is also a seasoned Director with over 20 years of governance experience on a number of corporate and not-for-profit boards.
Ms. Taylor was previously employed as a President & Chief Executive Officer by Four Seasons Hotels Ltd., a Principal by Goodmans LLP, and a Member by United Way of Greater Toronto.
She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Toronto, a graduate degree from Osgoode Hall Law School and an MBA from The Schulich School of Business.