Jim Leech, CM

Board Member

Jim Leech, CM, is the Chancellor of Queen’s University, one of Canada’s leading universities, Senior Advisor with McKinsey and Company, and Special Advisor to the Prime Minister on the Canada Infrastructure Bank. He recently retired as President and CEO of the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, where he oversaw the management of $140 billion in fund assets and the administration of pensions for over 300,000 plan members in Ontario, Canada. During his business career, Mr. Leech gained global recognition for his expertise and leadership in the pension management and private equity industries and as CEO of several public companies. In 2014, Mr. Leech was invested as a Member of the Order of Canada for his contributions as an innovator in pension management, for his writings on the subject of retirement funding, and for his community involvement.