TRADE IN THE ERA OF TRUMP
The Honourable Rona Ambrose is a dynamic national leader and the former Leader of Canada’s Official Opposition.
Rona knows policy. As a key member of the federal cabinet for a decade, Rona solved problems as a minister of the crown across nine government departments. As a self-proclaimed ‘policy geek’, Rona is personally responsible for the development of several federal policies. Rona is a determined public policy expert who understands that government actions can have a real impact on families and businesses across the country.
As a proud Westerner, Rona is keenly aware of the domestic political, geopolitical, and policy forces affecting the energy sector. As the former environment minister responsible for the GHG regulatory regime in place across several industrial sectors today, she understands the challenges facing the Canadian industries.
In addition to serving as an independent corporate director, Rona is a Global Fellow at the Wilson Centre Canada Institute in Washington DC, focusing on key Canada-U.S. bilateral trade and competitiveness issues. She also serves on the advisory board of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute, and was recently named to the Advisory Council on the North American Free Trade Agreement.