Senior Vice President, Legal & Administration
Steven Trumper is a senior corporate lawyer and business executive with extensive Canadian and international experience in private practice and in-house. He has a proven track record of providing leadership and judgement on complex legal and business issues, as well as integrating legal and business perspectives in order to develop strategic, innovative solutions.
A member of the Executive Management Team, reporting directly to the President & CEO, Steven is responsible for leading the legal, human resources and administrative functions within Build Toronto. His responsibilities include providing leadership on complex, multi-stakeholder transactions, delivering strategic business and legal advice to senior management, corporate risk management and compliance, managing outside counsel relationships, providing corporate governance support to the Board of Directors and advancing the company’s business and financial objectives.
Prior to joining Build Toronto in 2011, Steven had a distinguished 25-year career with Osler Hoskin & Harcourt, one of Canada’s leading business law firms involved in many of the largest, most complex corporate transactions in Canada and internationally. After his career with Osler Hoskin & Harcourt, he was Senior Counsel and Head of the Corporate Department at the Bermuda-based law firm of Marshall Diel & Myers. He managed the Corporate Department staff attorneys and support professionals while working on a wide variety of sophisticated cross-border international transactions.
Steven holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Ontario and an LLB from Queen’s University where he is the former Chair of the Dean’s Advisory Council. He is a recent graduate of the ICD-Rotman, Directors Education Program and is a member of six professional associations including the Law Society of Canada, the Law Society of Hong Kong and the Bermuda Bar Association.