Tina Varughese, tWorks
President and founder of tWorks, Tina is a professional speaker and trainer specializing in cross-cultural communication, work-life balance and inclusive leadership. Tina has been the face of diversity, literally, when she was chosen to be in Dove’s Campaign for Real Beauty representing beauty in diversity.
Kathleen Taylor, Chair of the Board of RBC
Kathleen (Katie) Taylor has served on the RBC Board since 2001, where she has chaired the Human Resources and Corporate Governance Committees, and served on the Audit and Risk Committees. The former President and Chief Executive Officer of Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, Ms Taylor held a number of senior leadership roles and was instrumental in building the firm’s global brand and its international portfolio of luxury properties.
Among her many accolades for business achievement is being named one of the 50 most powerful people in Canadian business in 2017 by Report on Business, being inducted into the Canadian Marketing Hall of Legends and named to Canada’s Most Powerful Women Hall of Fame.
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