Welcome to GPC

The Governance Professionals of Canada (GPC) was created in 1994, shortly after the Dey Report was published by the TSX on ‘Where were the Directors’. GPC‘s mandate is to be the voice of governance professionals in Canada. Its members deal with all matters affecting corporate governance, from board and committee processes, management and structure, disclosure, stakeholder engagement, legal and corporate compliance, as well as issues crucial to boards, their accountability and oversight.

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GPC members are involved in addressing a wide spectrum of corporate governance concerns, encompassing board and committee operations, organizational management and structure, disclosure practices, stakeholder engagement, legal and corporate compliance, and matters pivotal to board accountability and oversight. Our membership is diverse and includes professionals holding various positions.

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GPC.D

GPC.D is a prestigious Canadian designation earned through successful completion of the 'Governance in Practice' Program. This program aims to bolster the expertise of governance practitioners, enabling them to elevate the governance processes within their boards and organizations. Possessing the GPC.D designation distinguishes individuals as top-tier governance professionals, earning recognition from employers, boards, and crucial stakeholders alike.

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Annual Conference

The GPC Conference brings together participants from all across Canada and features two days of expert panels, and breakout sessions on top of mind issues, the evolving corporate governance landscape in Canada and internationally, and best practices in the governance field.

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Latest News

GPC celebrates 2nd Annual National Governance Professionals Day on Wednesday, March 27, 2024

GPC celebrates the 2nd Annual National Governance Professionals Day on March 27, 2024, along with its 30th anniversary year, and is doing so under the theme – “Three decades of excellence: Honoring gov. professionals in shaping a resilient future."

Kyla Hilmer and Patrick Gauch Appointed the Board of Directors of GPC

GPC announced the appointment of Kyla Hilmer and Patrick Gauch to the Board of Directors of Governance Professionals of Canada.

Modern Governance: The Future of Board Committees

This comprehensive report delves into the prospective landscape of contemporary governance, focusing on the evolution of board committees, changing boardroom practices, and the influences of emerging trends on governance structures.

Become a GPC Partner or Sponsor!

For over 30 years, GPC has not only grown in size, but also in opportunity. We now have a great variety of activities that are available for sponsorship engagement. The GPC sponsorship committee is excited to share the sponsorship opportunities available for the upcoming year.

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Home and Auto Insurance Program

Thanks to the agreement between TD Insurance and Governance Professionals of Canada, you can benefit from special privileges, such as preferred group rates, enhanced coverage and flexible limits.  For more info, click here

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Home and Auto Insurance Program

Thanks to the agreement between TD Insurance and Governance Professionals of Canada, you can benefit from special privileges, such as preferred group rates, enhanced coverage and flexible limits.  For more info, click here