Pamela Jeffery | KPMG | CA
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Pamela Jeffery

Partner and National Lead, Inclusion and Diversity Strategy Group KPMG in Canada

KPMG in Canada

Pamela is a partner who has 22 years of experience delivering results in advancing gender diversity in the talent pipeline and at the leadership level. She brings a unique understanding of the challenges and opportunities women and their organizations face in addressing gender and non-gender diversity gaps. She works with clients to develop and help execute inclusion and diversity strategies based on a methodology that is rigorous, data-driven and measurement-focused.

Pamela is best known as the founder of Women’s Executive Network (WXN) in 1997, Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Awards in 2003 and the Canadian Board Diversity Council (CBDC) in 2009. She is a subject matter expert on ‘Comply or Explain’, authoring five OSC and Industry Canada submissions and speaking at the OSC. In 2012, Pamela was the only resident Canadian named as a charter member of Fast Company Magazine’s League of Extraordinary Women which recognized 60 women globally, including Hillary Clinton and Melinda Gates.

Areas of expertise

Advisory Corporate Governance Economic and commercial Internal Audit, Risk and Compliance Services Leadership and ambiguity Mega trends Risk Consulting Risk Management Strategy

Education and qualifications

  • MBA, Richard Ivey School of Business, Western University

  • HBA, Richard Ivey School of Business, Western University


  • NFP Governance Essentials Program (ICD and Rotman)

  • Canadian Securities Course

Community Involvement

  • Member, Advisory Council, Pierre L. Morrissette Institute for Entrepreneurship, Ivey School of Business, Western University

  • Chair of the Hincks-Dellcrest Board (children and youth mental health)

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