Organization Profile - International Monetary Fund

International Monetary Fund

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Minister Responsible

Minister of Finance

Appointment Provisions

Bretton Woods and Related Agreements Act

The Board of Governors shall consist of one Governor and one Alternate appointed by each member country in such manner as it may determine. Ex officio, the Minister of Finance is the Governor.

The Canadian Governor and Alternate Governor are the only GIC appointees, and hold office during pleasure.


Governor/alternate Governor

  • Remuneration Nil - Statutory Prohibition
  • Governors and Alternates shall serve as such without compensation from the Fund, but the Fund may pay them reasonable expenses incurred in attending meetings (Article XII(2)h) of the Agreement).


Alternate Governor 
Macklem, Tiff
Toronto, Ontario
During Pleasure (Interpretation Act)