CANADA - The Hospitals of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP) has appointed Katherine Catton as vice-president and general counsel.
As counsel general, Catton will be responsible for all governance and corporate legal matters relating to the defined benefit pension plan. She will also serve as corporate secretary to HOOPP’s board of trustees.
Catton joins HOOPP from Canada’s Financial Services Commission where she was the senior legal advisor on pension matters. Before that she spent nine years managing the legal branch at the Pensions Commission of Ontario, advising both the chair and superintendent of pensions on all governance, regulatory and operational matters.
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