Keynote speaker 

Keith Ambachtsheer 
President
KPA Advisory Services Ltd

Keith Ambachtsheer is President of KPA Advisory Services and is recognised as one of the globe’s most original thinkers on pension design, governance, and investing. He co-founded CEM Benchmarking in 199 and has received many honours and awards during his career and is cited regularly in the world’s leading financial publications, while he is the author of numerous editorials and articles. He has contributed significantly to shaping and reshaping country retirement income systems, such as Australia, Canada, Finland, Ireland and the Netherlands, and pension delivery organisations, including ABP, ATP, CPP Investment Board, Ontario Teachers Pension Plan, Unisuper, USS and WSIB. In addition, he serves as a pensions academic and has been named of the globe’s "10 Most Influential Academics in Institutional Investing". His academic roles include Adjunct Professor and Director Emeritus, International Centre for Pension Management (ICPM), Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto; Founding Editor, Rotman International Journal of Pension Management; Founding Academic Director, Rotman-ICPM Board Effectiveness Program for Pension and Other Long Horizon Investment Institutions; and Senior Fellow, National institute on Aging, Ryerson University. He has authored four books on pensions management and has sat or sits on several corporate and not-for-profit boards and leading advisory councils.  
Keith Ambachtsheer