Louise Smith is a member of RBC’s family wealth management practice, working with Canada’s leading families in establishing the frameworks and practices to help sustain their family capital through multiple generations. This guidance can include such things as family governance, financial planning, estate planning, development programs for younger family members and succession planning within the family or family business. Prior to her current role, Louise was responsible for RBC’s strategic planning. Additionally, she led RBC’s succession planning and high potential leadership development programs. Earlier in her career, she held strategic planning and marketing positions, working with both institutional and personal clients. Louise has a B. Commerce from McGill University.