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Katherine (Katie) D. Dudtschak
Katherine (Katie) D. Dudtschak

Katherine (Katie) D. Dudtschak

Toronto, ON
Katherine (Katie) Dudtschak leads RBC's eight personal and business regions in Canada. This  includes more than 20,000 advisors in branches and business centres, and industry-leading  specialist teams such as Commercial Banking, Financial Planning, Investment and Retirement  Planners and Mortgage Specialists. More than 10,000 of these advisors are also licensed through  Royal Mutual Funds Inc.  

Katie is responsible for setting and leading the execution of distribution strategies that enable our  “digitally-enabled relationship bank” strategy, and deliver outstanding client loyalty and growth.  From 2013 to 2019, Katie also had overall leadership responsibility for RBC’s presence in the  Caribbean, following her successful repositioning of the region’s personal, business and corporate  banking businesses. She has more than 30 years of RBC experience and has held a variety of  executive roles across the P&CB network and head office including Strategy, Human Resources,  Distribution Strategy, Operations, Group Risk Management and Regional President. 

Committed to community leadership, Katie is a member of the United Way Greater Toronto’s  Board of Trustees as well as their Campaign Cabinet. She was a past member of their Major  Giving Cabinet, as well as past co-chair of RBC’s United Way employee giving campaign. Katie is  an Industry Director with the Mutual Fund Dealers Association Board of Directors. In 2021, she  also became a member of the Board of Directors for Jack.org, a Canadian charity dedicated to training and empowering young people to revolutionize mental health. 

Katie holds an MBA from Ivey Business School, Western University and a Partners, Directors and  Senior Officers certificate as well as an Institute-Certified Director (ICD.D) certificate from the  Institute of Corporate Directors.