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Dustyn Lanz

Director, Research and Communications, Responsible Investment Association

Dustyn leads the RIA’s member relations and communications initiatives to promote the integration of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors into Canadians’ investment decisions. He co-organizes Canada’s annual Responsible Investment (RI) Week, a series of events across Canada to raise awareness of ESG issues that affect investments. He also manages the RIA’s national conferences on responsible investment which attracted over 550 investment professionals in 2014 and 2015. Dustyn has helped to build the RIA’s brand and grow the RIA’s Financial Advisor membership by 40% since 2013. Dustyn directed research for the 2015 Canadian RI Trends Report, and has authored articles for numerous think tanks and academic journals to support clean and responsible capitalism.