Sheila Ritson-Bennett

Head of Environment & Sustainability, Corus Entertainment

Sheila Ritson-Bennett joined Corus Entertainment as its first Head of Environment and Sustainability. Sheila works closely with groups and leaders across Corus to advance its ESG program, and provides legal and industry expertise on a variety of related ESG-related matters and policies.

Sheila is a collaborative leader and industry-recognized expert in the ESG space. Most recently, she worked within the Canadian banking sector as sustainability and climate counsel and helped build out an environmental and climate-related risk framework and measurement programs. She has also worked as legal counsel in regulatory, environmental, trade and Indigenous legal matters with the Government of Ontario and holds an LL.B from the University of Ottawa and an LL.M in Global Environment and Climate Change Law from the University of Edinburgh.