Kim Mason is senior vice president and head of Private Banking Canada, which provides high-net-worth individuals, families and family offices with comprehensive strategies and solutions for their wealth management needs. In her role, she is responsible for shaping the business strategy, driving growth and leading a highly enabled team to deliver trusted advice, tailored solutions and personalized service.
Since joining RBC in 1986, Kim has held progressive regional and national office positions, including senior vice president, Business Distribution, Strategy and Performance and regional president for Atlantic Canada and Greater Toronto.
Kim earned her Master of Business Administration at Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, and received her Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from the University of Western Ontario. In June 2014, she obtained her ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD).
During her career at RBC, Kim has been recognized as a Top 50 CEO by Atlantic Business Magazine for 2012, 2013 and 2014. She was named one of Canada’s Top 25 Women of Influence for 2013 by Women of Influence magazine and one of WXN Canada's Top 100 Most Powerful Women for 2014. Kim was also awarded the Rotman Top 10 Women in Management Association (WIMA) Award in 2015.
A believer in community, Kim has held director and chair roles on health care boards for nearly two decades, and is on the board of the University Health Network (UHN) Foundation. She's also a director on the boards of Toronto Finance International (TFI) and Canada’s Walk of Fame (CWoF), and a member of The University of Western Ontario’s School for Advanced Studies in the Arts and Humanities Advisory Council (SASAH) and Young President’s Organization (YPO).
Kim and her husband have four children and reside in Oakville.