As Vice Chair, Strategy and Innovation, Gino Scapillati supports the Bennett Jones leadership team and lawyers in delivering advice to clients in new and advanced ways. Gino joined Bennett Jones from PwC where he was Vice Chair of PwC Canada, a member of the Global Board of the PwC Network, and prior to that, a National Managing Partner. Applying his business leadership and governance experience, Gino provides strategic advice for Bennett Jones to adapt and thrive. By focusing on creative, collaborative and technologically enabled solutions, he helps guide the firm in delivering a strong and innovative client experience.
Throughout his career, Gino has worked with senior executives and corporate directors of some of Canada’s largest companies to help them maximize value and execute business strategy. He began his career at PwC in 1981 and was admitted to partnership in 1990. A Canadian Chartered Professional Accountant (FCPA, FCA) and a United States Certified Public Accountant (Illinois), Gino has been recognized as a Fellow Chartered Professional Accountant for his achievements and leadership contributions to the community and the profession.
Gino is a member of the National Council of C.D. Howe Institute, Chair of the Board of Directors of Toronto Botanical Garden, Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee of Providence Healthcare Foundation and a member of the Committee of Management of Toronto Club.