Frank Allen was appointed Executive Director of FAIR Canada in August 2017. Frank has over 35 years experience in the private sector as well as with government and securities regulators. As a senior partner with three prominent national law firms, Frank was widely recognized as a leading securities, shareholder rights, corporate governance and financial services lawyer. At the Ontario Ministry of Finance he served as the Assistant Deputy Minister of the Financial Services Policy Division and provided capital markets and financial services policy advice to the Minister and Deputy Minister. Frank has also acted as General Counsel at the Ontario Securities Commission.
Frank holds a law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School and a Masters of Business Administration from York’s Schulich School of Business.