Chief Financial Officer and Chief Administrative Officer
As Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), Ms. Ropar is responsible for the financial oversight of Canada Infrastructure Bank activities, including financial and enterprise risk management, as well as the oversight of corporate functions, including legal, human resources and operations.
Ms. Ropar was previously CFO of Aequitas Innovations Inc., which operates the NEO stock exchange.
Prior to Aequitas, she held the roles of Managing Director, Business Manager, Global Equities at RBC Capital Markets, and Partner with RBC Capital Partners. Before joining RBC, Ms. Ropar served as Senior Vice President and Group CFO of what was then the Structured Finance division of CIT Group Inc.
Ms. Ropar is a Chartered Professional Accountant and has a U.S. Certified Public Accountant designation. She holds a Bachelor of Business Management from Ryerson University, and is Chair of the Ontario Growth Capital Corporation board of directors.
In the community, Ms. Ropar currently serves as a director on the board of the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre Foundation and has been an active committee member for the Wellspring Cancer Support Foundation.