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A world leader in human resources strategy, corporate governance, and executive compensation, Luis Navas acts as the Vice Chair of Global Governance Advisors, which has offices in New York and Miami as well as in Toronto and Calgary. Luis Navas leverages more than 20 years of experience in his work at the firm, including experience as an advisor to the boards of several prominent international corporations, to provide boards with guidance in operating more effectively and forging fair executive compensation plans. These two factors remain the keys to optimal corporate governance, which drives profitability and operational efficiency.Luis Navas collaborates with shareholders, executives, and boards to create compensation plans that will not cause serious problems for corporations. While his firm also works in human resource management, he believes that executive compensation often plays a more instrumental role in organizational efficiency than most believe. He holds this as the key to increasing shareholder value and maintaining stability. Before founding Global Governance Advisors, Luis Navas established Canada’s first executive compensation advisory firm. Respected as a leader in the industry, he facilitated the Accredited Executive Compensation Program in 2011. Geared toward board members, senior managers, and executives, the program offers the knowledge necessary to offer superior corporate governance.Luis Navas earned his Master of Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business. He also has pursued coursework at Harvard Business School. A dedicated philanthropist, he recently invested in a vacation home that he has made available at no charge to families with autistic children. The home is located on the Emerald Coast of Florida and serves the needs of both American and international families.

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Vice Chair

Global Governance Advisors


Richard Ivey School of Business