Martin Thibodeau

Regional President, B.C.
RBC Royal Bank

As regional president for B.C., Martin Thibodeau leads a team of over 4,000 employees at RBC Royal Bank who provide financial advice and services to more than 1.5 million personal, small-business and commercial clients. He is a director or governor of numerous organizations, including the Business Council of BC, Ocean Wise, Science World and BC Children’s Hospital Foundation.

GREATEST SUCCESS: “Developing talent and seeing where their path leads them.” TOUGHEST CHALLENGE: “Balancing personal family and professional life while reaching my goals and aspirations.” PET PEEVE: “Paperwork being stapled.” SOMEONE YOU ADMIRE: “My wife, Caroline Desrosiers, because she has incredible judgment and has kept me grounded for 32 years and counting!”