Founder and President, A. Brown and Company Ltd.

Alan Brown provides independent strategic advice to leaders amongst corporate, institutional and government clients. Prior to his current role, Alan spent the majority of his career in investment banking, latterly at Deutsche Bank based in London for 12 years. Alan led the Natural Resources Group since its formation in 2007, with responsibility for Deutsche Bank’s corporate finance activities across the Chemicals, Energy, Metals & Mining, and Power, Utilities & Infrastructure sectors globally. Alan joined the Board of Directors of Entrepreneurial Scotland Group Limited in November 2017, and is the Chairman designate of the Board of Directors for Entrepreneurial Scotland (Canada). A native of Scotland, Alan is based in Toronto.