Investor Challenge - George Lewis, RBC

George Lewis is Group Head, RBC Wealth Management & RBC Insurance; Chairman and Portfolio Manager, RBC Global Asset Management.

About the Change for Kids Investor Challenge

Holland Bloorview Foundation is pleased to launch the inaugural Change for Kids Investor Challenge as part of the new Change for Kids campaign. Donating by cash, cheque, or securities to a Change for Kids Investor Challenge campaign is an excellent way to invest in the lives of children with disabilities.

Participating investment managers will manage invested funds for a period of one year, from January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015.

In the News

Watch: BNN featured the Change for Kids Investor Challenge and discussed current market trends with the investment managers. Watch the video

Read: “Three Canadian portfolio managers get set for a philanthropic showdown” (Globe and Mail, January 7, 2015) Read the article

About George Lewis

George Lewis is Group Head, RBC Wealth Management & RBC Insurance and is also Chairman of RBC Global Asset Management Inc. George is one of eight executives responsible for setting the overall strategic direction of RBC, Canada’s largest bank. He has served on the Board of Directors of Ontario Power Generation since 2005 and is the Chair of the Audit and Finance Committee.

George has extensive experience in the investment industry and he is highly involved in various not-for profit boards, and presently serves as the Honorary Colonel of the Royal Canadian Chaplain Service. He has an MBA with distinction from Harvard University, a Bachelor of Commerce degree with high distinction from Trinity College at the University of Toronto and is a CFA charterholder and a chartered accountant, as well as being certified by the Institute of Corporate Directors.

George will be investing in the RBC Global Dividend Growth Fund as part of the Change for Kids Investor Challenge.

Make a gift by cash or cheque: Please contact the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation office at 416-424-3809.

Cheques should be payable to “Holland Bloorview Foundation – Investor Challenge,” and the memo field should state “Investor Challenge- George Lewis.” Please mail cheques to:

Holland Bloorview Foundation- Change for Kids Investor Challenge

150 Kilgour Road
Toronto Ontario
M4G 1R8