IWF Canada Member Anne-Marie Hubert was named a Member of the Order of Canada in late January for her skill in corporate governance and her commitment to parity and inclusion in business.
The Order of Canada is one of the nations highest civilian honors, and recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the country. Close to 7,000 people have been invested into the Order.
As a member of the EY Global Advisory Council from 2007 to 2009 and EY Canada’s Executive Committee from 2009 to 2015, Hubert established a reputation for challenging the status quo to make it easier for all the firm’s people to offer exceptional client service, positively impacting the economy and the community. From 2002 to 2006, she led EY Canada’s gender equity initiatives and served as the Canadian representative on the EY Americas Gender Equity Task Force.
In December 2006, she received EY’s Rosemary Meschi award, in recognition of her outstanding contribution to the advancement of women in the Americas. In December 2011, she was recognized for the fourth time as one of Canada’s 100 Top Most Powerful Women by the Women’s Executive Network and in June 2012, she was selected as one of three Champions of Women in Business leaders chosen by Catalyst Canada. In June 2015, Hubert was the recipient of an honorary doctorate from Concordia University in recognition of her exceptional contribution to the advancement of women in business.
Read the full press release from EY here.