Dee Patterson

Dee Patterson

An experienced corporate director with a record of accomplishment as a senior executive with one of the largest financial institutions in Canada. Expert in finance and risk across a broad range of industry sectors and geographies with a particular focus on banking, utilities and infrastructure.  An original and creative thinker known for solving complex challenges and opportunities.  A collaborative, inquisitive and decisive individual who can work effectively at the Board table.  Versatile across small to large businesses through early stage, growth and mature business cycles. 

Prior to Financial Services, Dee worked in Healthcare, with experience gained within leading Healthcare institutions in Europe, North America and Africa, and with a particular focus on orthopaedics, neurological rehabilitation and sports medicine.

Dee currently serves on the Boards of Toronto Hydro-Electric System Limited, RFA Bank of Canada and York University, having previously served on the boards of Prostate Cancer Canada (2016-2019) and North York General Hospital Foundation (2007 – 2016). 

Dee holds her ICD.D, a Master’s in Finance from London Business School, an MBA from York University and an undergraduate in Physiotherapy from Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.