Matt Fullbrook is the Manager of the David and Sharon Johnston Centre for Corporate Governance Innovation, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto. Under his direction, the CCBE has evolved into the central hub of governance research in Canada. Matt has overseen the development and execution of all of the CCBE’s projects since 2004, including the Board Shareholder Confidence Index, Pay/Performance Assessment, SME Governance Ratings, and a newly-launched study of the Governance of Family Firms. The CCBE has studied credit union board effectiveness since 2007, focusing on the links between governance and performance, board renewal, strategy and optimizing boardroom time allocation. Matt has also advised dozens of boards of directors, helping to maximize their effectiveness through the formalization of important practices.