Patricia Meredith


Pat Meredith

Patricia Meredith


Instructor, Rotman School of Management

Website: Rotman School of Management




Patricia is a former senior banking executive and strategy advisor, as well as an award-winning author, consultant, director and educator in the field of strategic governance. She was Senior Executive Vice-President of corporate strategy at CIBC, and Senior Strategy Advisor at Monitor Group, a global consultancy. She has taught strategy and governance at York University’s Schulich School of Business, Rotman School of Management, and Deloittes.

Patricia has served as Director for several public, private, and not-for-profit organizations, including Brompton Group Limited, Sceptre Investment Counsel Ltd and the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research. She is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and of the David and Sharon Johnston Centre for Governance Innovation at Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, a Senior Fellow of the Centre for International Governance Innovation, and an Adjunct Professor of Strategy at Lakehead University.



Ph.D., Business Strategy, York University
MBA, McMaster University
Bachelor of Mathematics, University of Waterloo



Taught Advanced Strategic Management (MGT2400) since 2010 and from 2000 to 2009 Strategic Management (MGT 1301)



   •   Better Boardrooms: Repairing Corporate Governance for the 21st Century
Patricia Meredith                                                                                                                            University of Toronto Press, 2020       

   •   Stumbling Giants: Transforming Canada’s Banks for the Information Age 
Patricia Meredith and James L. Darroch                                                                                        University of Toronto Press, 2017

   •   Catalytic Governance: Leading Change in the Information Age
Patricia Meredith                                                                                                                            University of Toronto Press, 2016




The Winner of the 2017 Donner Prize Award for the Best Public Policy Book by a Canadian  



She co-founded to develop an online community of practitioners and approaches designed to meet the challenges of the information age, and is a member of numerous charitable programs and organizations.