Phil Klein joined the Board of Directors in 2016. He retired from RBC Royal Bank in March 2017 and held the position of Vice-President Commercial Financial Services located in Saskatoon at the time of his retirement. Mr. Klein spent 42 years in the financial services industry and throughout his career he held many client-facing and senior leadership roles. He also currently sits as the Chair of Care & Share Saskatoon Inc.
Mr. Klein is a graduate of the Directors Education Program through the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management, and has an ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors. He also attended the Western University in Ontario and the University of Regina prior to starting his banking career in Regina.
Mr. Klein has been active with community and business organizations throughout his entire career, holding many board and executive positions. He is a past Board member of both the Saskatoon and Regina Chambers of Commerce and is past National Vice-President of the Canadian Progress Club. He was awarded the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal, recognizing his lifelong commitment to volunteerism.