Jane Rowe is the Vice Chair, Investments at Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Board. Ms. Rowe joined Ontario Teachers’ as head of private equity in 2010. Her mandate was subsequently expanded to include high conviction equities, public or near-public company investments intended to generate superior financial returns.
Under her leadership, net assets managed by the Equities team have grown from $11 billion to $40 billion.
Ms. Rowe sits on Ontario Teachers’ Investments and Risk committees. She also serves as a director on boards associated with several of Ontario Teachers’ portfolio companies, including Cadillac Fairview, a wholly owned real estate subsidiary, and Camelot Group PLC, the operator of the U.K. National Lottery.
Outside of Ontario Teachers’, Ms. Rowe is a director for TD Bank Group and Enbridge Inc.
Prior to joining Ontario Teachers', she held senior roles at Scotiabank, Scotia Merchant Capital Corporation, the bank's Canadian private equity fund, was President and CEO of RoyNat Capital Inc., Scotiabank's wholly owned mid-market merchant bank, and was President and CEO of Scotia Mortgage Corporation.
Ms. Rowe received a B.Comm (Honours) from Memorial University, an MBA from York University's Schulich School of Business, and an ICD.D certification from the Institute of Corporate Directors. She previously served on the Board of Governors at York University, and currently serves as a trustee for the United Way of Greater Toronto.
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