Our Structure

Board of Directors

PMAC is managed by a Board of Directors comprised of 10-15 Directors from Member firms.  The Board is very representative of our membership, with a mix of Directors from small and large firms and from various regions in Canada.  This balance is critical to ensure PMAC services meets the needs of our diverse membership base.

Committees

To meet its objectives, PMAC has established five standing Committees and two networking groups:

  • AGM Committee
    Organizes PMAC AGM and Annual Conference.
  • Compliance Officers’ Network
    Provides a forum for compliance professionals to meet and discuss compliance issues with peers and monitor pending regulatory changes.
  • Industry Regulation & Tax Committee
    Monitors securities and tax regulation, and communicates views on government policy and regulation to Federal and Provincial officials.
  • Member Services Committee
    Organizes member seminars and special events. Oversees the PMAC Insurance Program, and Employee Group Benefits Program and other member preferred supplier arrangements.
  • Operation Heads’ Network
    Provides a forum for heads of operations and/or administration to meet and discuss general administration, operations, IT, and HR issues.
  • Practices & Standards Committee
    Supports members in “advancing standards” by providing sample policies and best practice guidelines for a wide range of business activities. Examples of templates available: 

    • PMAC Reference Guide for Policies & Procedures Manual
    • Investment Management Agreement
    • Investment Policy Statement
    • Personal Trading Guidelines
    • Soft Dollar Guidelines