Frank Denton is the CEO of the Resource Productivity and Recovery Authority, a regulatory body overseen by the Ontario Ministry of Environment and Climate Change. He spent 25 years working in the Ontario Public Service in a variety of senior executive positions. He was the assistant deputy minister responsible for design and delivery of a range of regulatory programs spanning consumer protection, public safety, and corporate and commercial law. As assistant deputy minister in the Ministry of Finance, he led a number of public sector commercial transactions. He is an expert in crown governance, regulatory policy and implementation, and a broad range of public service delivery models, including agencies and other arms length bodies.
Mr. Denton also practiced commercial law with the firm of Osler, Hoskin and Harcourt.