Dominic Barton

Constituency: Ex-Officio Governor



  • July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021
  • July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2024 


Dominic is Chair of Rio Tinto and the Chair of LeapFrog Investments, an impact-investment firm focused on emerging markets. He is also a Senior advisor and partner at Radical Ventures a leading AI investment firm.

Dominic recently completed his role as the Ambassador of Canada to the People’s Republic of China. He was appointed by the Right Honourable Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in 2019 until 2021.

He was a Senior Partner at McKinsey & Company and served as Global Managing Partner for 3 terms from 2009 to 2018.

Dominic was previously Chair of Teck Resources, from 2018 to 2019, and, in 2019, served as a Non-Executive Director at Singtel.

Dominic brings a wealth of global business experience, as well as a deep insight of geopolitics, corporate sustainability, and governance.

Dominic Barton