Kam K. Raman, ICD.D, MBA, is currently the Vice President, RBC Commercial Financial Services specializing in public sector, non-profit and business professional services in British Columbia. She began her career in the credit union system and brings more than 25 years of progressive experience in senior leadership roles. Kam joined RBC in March 2020 as a Senior Leadership Intern and quickly became BC’s first Director, Diversity and Inclusion. In this assignment, she has accelerated and deepened BC’s Diversity and Inclusion portfolio and journey. Kam was instrumental in driving a culture of inclusion as she led a series of Employee Listening Circles, established a National Indigenous Advisory Council and partnered with the Community Marketing team to identify key sponsorship engagement activities.
Kam is passionate about community and also serves on the board for BGC Canada and is a Finance and Audit committee member with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC. She has been active with the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade where she chaired the Communications Committee with the Women’s Leadership Council. She has also served as a Public Director with the BC Real Estate Association and as co-Chair with Minerva’s “Learning to Lead” program focused on advancing women in the workplace. She obtained her MBA from Queen’s University, is certified in Executive Lean Leadership and achieved her ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors.
Throughout, she has been consistently recognized for her business acumen, communication, collaboration and leadership abilities. She has always been committed to fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion for clients, employees and the community.