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Deborah Best

Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Raymond James Ltd.

As Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Deborah Best (Deb) leads the Raymond James people practices across Canada, responsible for the human resources business plan and practices encompassing culture, recruitment, reward, learning, employee relations and advisory services. Deb has more than 25 years of experience in financial services ranging from local credit union through large global firms, including many mergers and acquisitions and complex change initiatives. She has personally been awarded the HR Professional of the Year, having implemented multi-year award-winning solutions for the business. Deb is also deeply committed to community giving through volunteerism.