David Agnew


CEO, RBC Wealth Management Canada

It is an honour to steward the wealth of our clients and their families, and a responsibility we don’t take lightly.

As CEO of RBC Wealth Management Canada, David Agnew leads the strategic direction for each of RBC’s wealth management businesses in Canada: RBC Dominion Securities, RBC PH&N Investment Counsel, RBC Royal Trust, RBC Wealth Management Services and RBC Wealth Management Financial Services Inc.

David began his career with RBC in 1985 as an investment advisor in Montreal. He advanced through progressive management appointments in RBC Dominion Securities before being named its national director in 2003 and chief executive officer in 2008. David assumed expanded responsibilities in 2010 as chief executive officer of RBC Wealth Management Canada.

He is an active member of the RBC leadership team as co-chair of RBC’s Canadian Distribution Steering Committee, chair of the Royal Trust Corporation of Canada, chair of RBC Private Counsel Inc. and RBC Private Counsel U.S.A., and CEO of RBC Dominion Securities Inc.

David holds a baccalaureate degree from Concordia University and is a graduate of Queen’s University Executive Program. He also serves on the Board of Directors of Golf Canada Foundation.