Bill Zawada
Vice President of Business Development
Direct (647) 775-8291
Mobile (647) 466-0040


Bill is Vice President of Business Development for Laurel Hill in Eastern Canada and is responsible for the relationship management and growth of all Laurel Hill services. Bill brings 20 years of experience serving the needs of Canada’s public companies and is a trusted partner to the issuer and legal community. 

Prior to joining Laurel Hill, Bill was National Law Firm Consultant at a Global Communications firm and worked with the corporate, securities and M&A teams at many of Canada’s law firms to deliver press release, regulatory filing and other communication solutions on behalf of corporate clients. Prior to this role, Bill held progressive client service, relationship management and business development positions with several leading Transfer Agents in Canada.

Over the course of his career, Bill has worked on the front lines of hundreds of shareholder meetings, corporate actions and M&A transactions. He is well versed in industry trends and developments in shareholder activism and corporate governance.

Bill is a member of the Canadian Investor Relations Institute and the Governance Professionals of Canada. Bill graduated from Concordia University with a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance and has completed numerous industry courses including the Canadian Securities Course.