Debra Sisti is the Head of Canadian Governance Research at ISS. Deb is responsible for managing policy development and benchmark Proxy Advisory Service research for approximately 2700 Canadian publicly listed companies.
Debra was a co-founder, director and officer of the predecessor Canadian corporate governance firm Allenvest Group Limited. During the course of her 20+ years with the company as it transitioned from Allenvest to Fairvest Securities to ISS, she has held many responsibilities from those as a licensed institutional trader and director of a registered investment firm, to management of client accounts, and the introduction and oversight of several corporate governance services including proxy voting for Canadian institutions. Debra is also ISS’ delegate as Associate member of the Canadian Coalition for Good Governance.