Wayne Bossert

Deputy Chairman and Head, Ultra-High Net Worth Clients

Wayne Bossert

Deputy Chairman and Head, Ultra-High Net Worth Clients

As Deputy Chairman and Head of Global Ultra High Net Worth Clients, Wayne Bossert is responsible for building RBC’s market profile as well as supporting RBC’s top enterprises and families. His responsibilities include providing guidance, solutions and integration to key clients across business strategy, family strategy and intergenerational wealth transition planning.


Mr. Bossert joined RBC in 1987 in Alberta. Prior to his first executive appointment in 1999 as vice president, sales strategy, he held various administrative, human resource management and sales leadership roles throughout the Prairies, Montreal and Toronto.


In August 2001, he was appointed Regional President, Atlantic Provinces, where he was responsible for RBC's overall business lines in the region.

He returned to Toronto in November 2005 as Senior Vice President, Service Delivery with responsibility for after-sales servicing and centralized fulfillment operations for Canadian personal and business clients.

He served as Executive Vice President, Retail Operations, and was a member of the Group Operating Committee charged with day-to-day management of RBC globally. Most recently, Mr. Bossert was Executive Vice President & Head of Sales, responsible for leading RBC’s personal and business sales force across Canada.


Born in Edmonton, Alberta, Mr. Bossert graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 1987, and then earned a Fellowship in the Institute of Canadian Bankers in 1998. In 2001, he earned a diploma in the International Masters Program in Practicing Management from France's INSEAD University and then a Masters Degree in Management Studies from McGill University.
Mr. Bossert and his wife Janice, and their three children reside in Oakville, Ontario.

He is a Director of RBC Global Asset Management Inc., Royal Trust Corporation and RBC Dominion Securities. He also serves on the Board of Directors for Trillium Health Partners in Mississauga where he is Chair of the Priorities & Planning committee and Vice-Chair of the Board.