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TREVIN S. STRATTON, PH.D.
CHIEF ECONOMIST AND SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, POLICY
Dr. Trevin Stratton is the Chief Economist and Senior Vice President of Policy at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, the largest and most influential business association in Canada representing a network of over 200,000 companies. In this role, Trevin evaluates economic conditions to develop national policies aimed at improving Canada’s economic performance, job creation and the competitiveness of Canadian business. Prior to joining the Chamber, Trevin was named as Ottawa’s Forty Under 40 for founding and leading BDO Canada’s national economic development consulting line.
He studied at Carleton University in Canada, as well as at the London School of Economics in the United Kingdom and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies in Switzerland. Trevin has held appointments as an International Scholar at Yale Universitys Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, as an E.C. Harwood Fellow at the American Institute for Economic Research, and as a lecturer in economics, politics and international studies at the American
University in Dubai. He also holds a Certificate in Economic Development from the University of Waterloo.
Trevin currently sits on the Board of Governors at Ontario Tech University, the Leadership Council at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, and the Business and Industry Advisory Committee at the OECD. He is a frequent media contributor on economic issues and has appeared on programs such as Power & Politics, BNN Bloomberg, CTV National News and Global News, as well as provided commentary for the Globe and Mail, Financial Post, Washington Post, Macleans and The Hill Times.