Atul Tiwari is managing director and head of Vanguard Investments Canada Inc.
Before joining Vanguard in May 2011, Mr. Tiwari held progressively senior positions at Bank of Montreal Financial Group (BMO). The most recent of which was senior vice president of BMO Asset Management and founding president of BMO Exchange Traded Funds. Before that, he was president of BMO's U.S. subsidiary mutual fund business, Harris Insight Funds. Other prior experience includes practising law, having been called to the Law Society of Upper Canada and the Supreme Court of England and Wales.
Mr. Tiwari is the immediate past chairman and a director of the Canadian ETF Association. He is a director of the D.D. Foundation, which provides medical care and education to the disadvantaged in India. He is a member of the Ontario Securities Commission's Investment Funds Product Advisory Committee. He is an honourary trustee of the Royal Ontario Museum, having served as a director on the board of trustees and as chairman of the pension committee. He was a campaign cabinet member for the Neshama Universal Playground. He served on the Building Osgoode campaign cabinet and is a past president and director of the Osgoode Hall Law School Alumni Association. He is the Cellerier for the Toronto Sous Commanderie of the Confrerie des Chevaliers du Tastevin.