CSA Members


Stan Magidson

Chair and Chief Executive Officer , Alberta Securities Commission
Stan_MagidsonMr. Magidson is Chair and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Alberta Securities Commission, and possesses extensive experience in corporate governance and securities law and regulation. Before joining the ASC in July 2016, he was President, CEO and director of the Institute of Corporate Directors and Chair of the Global Network of Director Institutes. Prior, Mr. Magidson was a partner for 21 years with a national law firm in the business law group where he advised corporate issuers, investors, financial intermediaries and boards of directors across the country on securities law, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance matters. Mr. Magidson currently serves on the board of Weizmann Canada. Mr. Magidson holds an LL.M in Corporate Law from New York University and an LL.B from the University of Ottawa.
  Alberta Securities Commission

Ste. 600 - 250, 5th Street SW
Calgary, AB T2P OR4

Tel: (403) 297-6454
Toll Free: 1-877-355-0585
Fax: (403) 297-6156
Web site: www.albertasecurities.com
Inquiries: Inquiries@asc.ca


Brenda Leong

Chair and Chief Executive Officer, British Columbia Securities Commission
BLeongBCSCPrior to this appointment, Ms. Leong was the chief operating and chief enforcement officer of the BCSC, responsible for overseeing the financial and administrative affairs of the commission. She has successfully initiated and delivered results for all of the BCSC’s operating divisions, implemented significant service enhancements, and built strong relations with securities regulators in other provinces through the Canadian Securities Administrators. Brenda Leong holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance from the University of Alberta, Edmonton and a Bachelor of Laws from Osgoode Hall Law School, Toronto. Before joining the Commission, she practiced corporate and securities law in Vancouver. 
  British Columbia Securities Commission

P.O. Box 10142, Pacific Centre
701 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, BC   V7Y 1L2

Tel: (604) 899-6500
Toll Free: 1-800-373-6393
Fax: (604) 899-6506
Web site: www.bcsc.bc.ca
Inquiries: inquiries@bcsc.bc.ca


David Cheop

Chair and Chief Executive Officer, The Manitoba Securities Commission
David_CheopDavid Cheop graduated from the University of Toronto with a B.A. (Hons.) and from the University of Manitoba with an LL.B. He was called to the Manitoba Bar in June 1981 and articled and practiced with Norton, Schwartz, McJannet, Weinberg in the area of corporate and commercial law for more than six years. In 1986 he was appointed Counsel and Deputy Director, Legal for The Manitoba Securities Commission and was named Queen’s Counsel in December 1997. In March 1998 he was appointed to the newly created position of Vice-President, Corporate Compliance for Investors Group and served as Chief Compliance Officer for its IIROC and MFDA dealers, its trust company and its insurance distribution subsidiaries, as well as acting as Chief Privacy Officer and Chief Money Laundering Officer. Subsequently he also served as Chief Compliance Officer for two investment fund manager subsidiaries of IGM Financial Inc., namely I.G. Investment Management, Ltd. and Mackenzie Financial Corporation. He has also been a member of the Securities Advisory Committee of The Manitoba Securities Commission, the Policy Advisory Committee of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada, the Manitoba District Counsel of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada as well as acting as Vice-Chair of the Special Regulatory Committee of ICE Futures Canada, Inc. In December 2018 he was appointed Chair and Chief Executive Officer of The Manitoba Securities Commission and Chief Administrative Officer of the Manitoba Financial Services Agency. 
  The Manitoba Securities Commission

500 - 400 St. Mary Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3C 4K5

Tel: (204) 945-2548
Fax: 204) 945-0330
Web site: www.mbsecurities.ca
Inquiries: securities@gov.mb.ca


Kevin Hoyt

Chief Executive Officer, Financial and Consumer Services Commission
KHoytPrior to his appointment as CEO on January 1, 2020, Kevin was a Vice-President and Executive Director of Securities for FCNB.

Kevin is a graduate of Mount Allison University (B.Sc.), the University of New Brunswick (MBA) and the University of Calgary (B. Acc. Sc.). Kevin is a Fellow of the Chartered Professional Accountants of New Brunswick (FCPA). He is a past Chair of CPA NB, Chair of the CPA Atlantic School of Business and a member of the Board of Governors for the University of New Brunswick. He is the Canadian representative to the Board of the North American Securities Administrators Association
  Financial and Consumer Services Commission

85 Charlotte Street, Suite 300
Saint John, NB E2L 2J2

Toll Free: 1-866-933-2222
Fax: (506) 658-3059
Web site: http://www.fcnb.ca
Inquiries: info@fcnb.ca


Renée Dyer

Director of the Financial Services Regulation Division and Superintendent of Securities, Service Newfoundland and Labrador
ReneeDyerRenee Dyer was appointed Superintendent of Securities of Newfoundland and Labrador in July 2018. Mrs. Dyer also holds a number of statutory appointments, including Superintendent of Insurance, Superintendent of Real Estate and Salespersons, Registrar of Prepaid Funerals and Registrar of Mortgage Brokers. Prior to joining the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, she held executive and senior management positions in the financial, insurance and health care sectors. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and Master of Business Administration from Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador. In 2014, she completed her Certified Management Consultant designation.
  Office of the Superintendent of Securities Service Newfoundland and Labrador

2nd Floor, West Block
Confederation Building
P.O. Box 8700
St. John's, NL A1B 4J6

Tel: (709) 729-4189
Fax: (709) 729-6187
Web site: www.gov.nl.ca/gs


Matthew F. Yap

Superintendent of Securities, Office of the Superintendent of Securities
MatthewFYapMatthew Yap is a Director of the Department of Justice and the Superintendent of Securities. Mr. Yap is a graduate of the University of Toronto, University of Southampton, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (Toronto), Osgoode Hall Law School (York), and the Canadian Army Command & Staff College. Mr. Yap practiced law in Toronto before moving to Yellowknife in 2014.

In addition to practicing law, Mr. Yap is an officer in the Canadian Army, and previously with the British Army. His current posting is with the Canadian Rangers; travelling extensively throughout northern Canada. Mr. Yap volunteers as a Director of the Law Foundation and with the Law Society’s Admissions, Rules & Policy, and Legal Ethics Committees. He is a recipient of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal.
  Office of the Superintendent of Securities

Department of Justice
Government of the Northwest Territories
1st Floor Stuart M. Hodgson Building
5009 - 49 th Street
P.O. Box 1320
Yellowknife, NT X1A 2L9

Tel: (867) 767-9305
Fax: (867) 873-0243
Web site: Office of the Superintendent of Securities


Paul E. Radford

Chair, Nova Scotia Securities Commission
PaulRadfordOn November 10, 2015, Paul Radford was appointed Chair of the Nova Scotia Securities Commission. Prior to that Mr. Radford assumed duties as acting Chair and Chief Executive Officer of the Nova Scotia Securities Commission on September 5, 2015, upon the resignation of Sarah P. Bradley. Mr. Radford has been a Commissioner of the Commission since 2006 and has served as Vice-chair since December, 2012.

He graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Commerce in 1978 and a Bachelor of Laws from Dalhousie University’s Schulich School of Law in 1981 and was called to the Bars of Nova Scotia in 1982 and British Columbia in 1983. His role with the Commission is part-time and he continues his law practice at the Halifax law firm, where he has practiced since 1993, in commercial and corporate law. Mr. Radford was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2008.
  Nova Scotia Securities Commission
Ste. 400, Duke Tower
5251 Duke Street
PO Box 458
Halifax, NS B3J 2P8

Tel: (902) 424-7768
Fax: (902) 424-4625
Web site: nssc.novascotia.ca
Inquiries: NSSCinquiries@gov.ns.ca

Jeff Mason

Superintendent of Securities, Nunavut Securities Office
  Nunavut Securities Office

Department of Justice
Government of Nunavut
1st Floor, Brown Building
P.O. Box 1000 - Station 570
Iqaluit, NU X0A 0H0

Tel: (867) 975-6590
Fax: (867) 975-6594
Web site: Office of the Superintendent of Securities


D. Grant Vingoe

Acting Chair and Chief Executive Officer of the Ontario Securities Commission
GrantVingoeGrant Vingoe is a leading counsel on securities law in the U.S. and Canada, who has extensive experience as a leader on cross-border securities initiatives and a background in corporate governance and regulatory policy. He has been a partner with international law firms in Toronto and New York, most recently with Norton Rose Fulbright where he specialized in the regulation of financial institutions and capital market transactions. He is a former independent director of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) and was Chair of its Corporate Governance Committee.

Mr. Vingoe is a graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School and received his LL.M. from the New York University School of Law. He has served as Counsel to the Toronto Stock Exchange and as guest lecturer at Osgoode Hall Law School as part of its LL.M. Securities Law Program. He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association Subcommittee on Securities Regulation and the Canadian Centre for Ethics & Corporate Policy.

  Ontario Securities Commission
20 Queen Street West
22nd Floor
Toronto, ON   M5H 3S8

Tel: (416) 593-8314
Toll Free: 1-877-785-1555
Fax: (416) 593-8122
Web site: www.osc.gov.on.ca
Inquiries: Inquiries@osc.gov.on.ca


Steve Dowling

Director, Superintendent of Securities
  Office of the Superintendent of Securities

Consumer, Corporate and Financial Services Division
Office of the Attorney General
95 Rochford Street, P.O. Box 2000
Charlottetown, PE C1A 7N8

Tel: (902) 368-4569
Fax: (902) 368-5283
Web site: www.gov.pe.ca/securities


Louis Morisset

President and Chief Executive Officer, Autorité des marchés financiers
Morisset_LouisMr. Louis Morisset has served as President and CEO of the AMF since July 2013.

In this capacity, Mr. Morisset is vested with all the powers relating to the administration and enforcement of the laws governing Québec financial sector participants. He oversees, in particular, the development of a regulatory and normative framework to ensure investor protection and promote the sound growth of the financial sector.

From May 2006 until his appointment as President and CEO, Mr. Morisset held the position of AMF Superintendent, Securities Markets. In that position, he was, in particular, responsible for enforcing the regulations pertaining to public offerings by companies and investment funds, the continuous disclosures that these entities are required to file, as well as take-over bids and issuer bids. He was also in charge of supervising the Québec activities of market structures such as exchanges and clearing houses and was responsible for monitoring the activities of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC).
Mr. Morisset has been a member of the board of directors of the Institute for governance of private and public organizations (IGOPP) since 2009, Finance Montréal since 2010 and the Collège des administrateurs de sociétés (CAS) since 2013. From May 2007 to March 2014, he was also a member of the Accounting Standards Oversight Council (AcSOC).

Mr. Morisset graduated in law from the University of Montréal and was called to the Bar of the Province of Québec in 1996. Prior to joining the AMF, he was a partner at the law firm Stikeman Elliott LLP, where he acquired extensive experience in securities law, corporate finance, and public and private mergers and acquisitions.

Mr. Morisset is a certified corporate director (ASC), having completed the university corporate governance certification program at Laval University’s Collège des administrateurs de sociétés.
  Autorité des marchés financiers

800, Square Victoria, 22e étage
C.P. 246, Tour de la Bourse
Montréal, QC   H4Z 1G3

Tel:  Montréal (514) 395-0337
Tel:  Québec (418) 525-0337
Toll Free: 1-877 525-0337
Fax: (514) 873-3090
Web site: www.lautorite.qc.ca


Roger Sobotkiewicz

Chair and CEO, Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority of Saskatchewan
RogerSobotkiewiczRoger Sobotkiewicz was appointed Chairperson of the Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority of Saskatchewan on February 4, 2016. He held the position of acting Chairperson since February 1, 2015. Mr. Sobotkiewicz is also the CEO of the Authority and holds a number of statutory appointments, including Superintendent of Insurance, Superintendent of Pensions, Superintendent of Financial Institutions and Registrar of Credit Unions. Mr. Sobotkiewicz acted as legal counsel for the Authority for more than a decade, during which time he led a number of significant legislative and policy initiatives for the Authority. Prior to joining the Authority, he practiced law in private practice and in the Crown sector. He holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Manitoba.
  Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority of Saskatchewan

6th Floor 1919 Saskatchewan Drive
Regina, SK   S4P 3V7

Tel: (306) 787-5645 (Regina)
Fax: (306) 787-5899 (Regina)
Web site:http://www.fcaa.gov.sk.ca/


Fred Pretorius

Superintendent of Securities, Yukon

Fred Pretorius is Director, Corporate Affairs, a branch within the department of Community Services of the Yukon Government. As the director, he is also the Superintendent of Securities for Yukon, and holds several other appointments as the Registrar of Corporations, Businesses, Partnerships, Societies, Cooperative Associations, and Personal Property Security for Yukon.

Prior to relocating to Canada in 2007, he practiced law, first as an attorney and later as an advocate of the Supreme Court of South Africa, where after he became a legal adviser at one of the leading long-term insurance companies in South Africa.

He was born and raised in South Africa and graduated from the Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education (now North-West University) with a Baccalaureus Juris in 1988 and a Baccalaureus Legum (Bachelor of Laws) in 1990. He also holds a Master of Laws degree (LL M) from the University of Stellenbosch (2004), and was a Certified Financial Planner from 2000 – 2005.

He currently serves on several committees and is also a voting member of the North American Securities Administrators Association. 

  Office of the Yukon Superintendent of Securities

Community Services,Yukon Government
307 Black Street, 1st Floor,
Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2N1

Tel: (867) 667-5466
Fax: (867) 393-6251
Web site: Office of the Yukon Superintendent of Securities

For general information, please contact
Tour de la Bourse
800, Square Victoria
Suite 2510
Montreal Quebec H4Z 1J2

Tel: (514) 864-9510
Fax: (514) 864-9512
E-mail: csa-acvm-secretariat@acvm-csa.ca