David Denison is a corporate director with extensive experience in the financial services industry. He served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board from 2005 to 2012. Prior to that, Mr. Denison was President of Fidelity Investments Canada Limited. He has also held a number of senior positions in the investment banking, asset management and consulting sectors in Canada, the United States and Europe.
Mr. Denison is a director of the Royal Bank of Canada, BCE Inc., and Allison Transmission Inc. He serves as Chair of the Boards of Bentall Kennedy Limited Partnership and Bridgepoint Health. He is also a member of the Investment Board and International Advisory Committee of the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation, the World Bank Treasury Expert Advisory Committee, and the University of Toronto Investment Advisory Committee.
Mr. Denison earned Bachelor degrees in mathematics and education from the University of Toronto and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario.