Toby Heaps



Toby is the CEO and co-founder of Corporate Knights, the company for clean capitalism. He is a current board member of The Natural Step Canada. He is also on the advisory board of SASB (Sustainability Accounting Standards Board) and the University of Toronto Environment and Finance Committee. He spearheaded the first global ranking of the world’s 100 most sustainable corporations in 2005. In 2008, Toby served as press secretary to Ralph Nader. Toby has a Bachelor of Arts degree from McGill University in economics, with a minor in international development, including a one-year-stint in 1997-98 in the Belgrade Field Program (LLB in Management Studies) with the London School of Economics and Political Science. He has been published in the Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, and Globe and Mail, and is a regular guest speaker on CBC. Toby is committed to cleaning up capitalism with practical tools, intelligence, and insights so that markets work to make the world a better place.

Email: toby[at]

Twitter: @corproateknight