Judy Cotte

Judy Cotte
VP & Head
Corporate Governance & Responsible Investment, RBC Global Asset Management Inc.


Judy Cotte is V.P. & Head, Corporate Governance & Responsible Investment for RBC Global Asset Management ("RBC GAM") and is a member of the firm's Executive Committee. RBC GAM manages approximately CAD $315 billion in assets for individual and institutional investors through offices in Canada, the U.S., Europe and Asia. The Corporate Governance & Responsible Investment team oversees all of RBC GAM's activities related to corporate governance and responsible investment including the more formal integration of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors into the investment process, proxy voting policy and execution and the development of a more formal program to engage on ESG issues with the companies in which it is invested. Prior to joining RBC GAM, Judy was the Director of Policy Development & Chief Operating Officer for the Canadian Coalition for Good Governance ("CCGG"), a coalition of most of Canada’s largest institutional investors.