Board SecretaryCA, CPA, ICD.D
Accountant, Doher & Co Public Accountants, Financial Consultant at RBC Dominion Securities, Sessional Professor, Odette School of Business
Mr. Garnett Fenn was a senior finance executive in the automotive industry and is a sessional instructor in Finance and Accounting at the Odette School of Business, University of Windsor. He is a professional accountant and member of the Chartered Financial Analysts Institute and has completed CPA Canada’s tax specialty programs. He holds under-graduate and graduate degrees from the University of Windsor. He is also a Chartered Secretary granted through the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.
He has experience in all areas of finance including accounting, taxation, pension plan management, securities regulation, treasury operations, external reporting and financial planning at Chrysler LLC, DaimlerChrysler Corporation, KPMG Chartered Accountants, The Hospice and RBC Dominion Securities. Mr. Fenn currently consults with Doher & Company Chartered Professional Accountants in Windsor, Ontario. He has completed executive programs at Western University, INSEAD (Paris) and IMD (Switzerland) and is a former voting member of the Canadian Audit and Assurance Oversight Council. He is currently a Commissioner with the Ontario Securities Commission and Windsor Canada Utilities.
Mr. Fenn is formerly the Group Global Assistant Treasurer of Chrysler LLC in Auburn Hills, Michigan and Vice President and CFO/Treasurer of Chrysler Canada Ltd. He was the Chief Compliance Officer of Chrysler’s global funded trusts including its pension plans ($20 billion in assets) and Financial Controller of benefit plans and a member of the Global Benefits and Investment Committee. Mr. Fenn has and continues to serve as Audit and Finance Committee Chair and as a member of the Human Resources and Governance Committees of several for-profit and not-for-profit organizations. Mr. Fenn is a Chartered Professional Accountant (Ontario) and Certified Public Accountant (Michigan).