Tom Ewart is Senior Manager of Sustainability at The Co-operators Group. He and his team help the organization realize its vision of being a “catalyst for a sustainable society.” Their efforts have resulted in The Co-operators being recognized as the most sustainable insurer in the world, the most sustainable co-operative in the world, and high on list of the 50 Best Corporate Citizens in Canada for nine consecutive years and counting.
Prior to joining The Co-operators, Tom was the founding Managing Director of the Network for Business Sustainability (NBS.net)—a network of more than 6,000 researchers and managers committed to advancing sustainable business. Alongside this work, he also taught courses in Western University’s Masters of Environment and Sustainability program, and in the University of Waterloo’s Environment and Business Program.
Tom graduated from Western University as a gold medalist in the Engineering Faculty and as an Ivey Scholar from the Ivey Business School. In 2015, he was recognized as an Emerging Leader by Canada’s Clean50.
Tom will be a panelist at Guelph Gives’ Community Leaders breakfast! Join us and Tom as we discuss “global issues, local Impact.”