Elevate Export Finance is pleased to announce the appointment of former EDC Chief Economist Peter Hall, to its Advisory Board effective November 1, 2022.
Said Duncan Munn, Elevate’s Founder and Chairman: “our mission is to help exporters unlock the world with structured finance solutions that support their growth. Peter brings enormous experience and insights to the company. He will be a tremendous asset to our clients who seek actionable insight as they navigate an increasingly complex set of international conditions.”
Peter Hall was VP and Chief Economist at Export Development Canada until his retirement in 2021. With over 25 years of experience in economic analysis and forecasting, Mr. Hall was responsible for overseeing EDC’s economic analysis, country risk assessment and corporate research groups. In addition to preparing strategic advice for senior management at EDC, Mr. Hall has been a featured speaker at conferences, international roundtables, and policy fora, and regularly appears in television, radio and print media commenting on the world economy and Canadian international trade issues.
In his capacity as Senior Advisor, Peter will be commenting monthly on a range of issues that impact Canadian exporters. Stakeholders wishing to stay connected to our commentary can sign up for notifications at ElevateIQ@elevatefinance.ca. Commentary will range from broad market conditions to insights on specific markets and will be relevant to a wide stakeholder group.