Wendy Iwai

Chief Operating Officer

As Chief Operating Officer, Wendy leads the ongoing organizational, administrative, financial and governance elements of Pollara Strategic Insights.

Wendy brings valuable insight from both the private and public sectors. Her private sector business experience ranges from law, Canadian telecommunications to a B2B e-commerce firm in New York City. She served in various senior capacities within the Government of Ontario, and as Strategic Advisor to the Chair of the Toronto 2015 Pan and Parapan American Games.

Wendy’s commitment to community is evident through her roles on the Executive Committee of Toronto’s 2008 Olympic Bid, numerous charitable fundraising projects, and the organizational team for Queen Elizabeth’s Royal Jubilee Gala in Toronto. She is a recipient of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal.