Mitchell Davidson to lead StrategyCorp Institute of Public Policy and Economy

Toronto – July 18, 2019 – Today StrategyCorp announced the addition of Mitchell Davidson to its growing Management Consulting practice. Mitchell will lead the creation of the StrategyCorp Institute of Public Policy and Economy. The Institute will be StrategyCorp’s market-facing think tank on innovation in domestic and global public policy and economic issues, driving new insights for Canadian businesses.

“We are very happy to welcome Mitchell to our national practice team. His broad public policy knowledge and experience across economics, transit, infrastructure, and service delivery will be a great asset to our clients,” said Chris Loreto, Principal and Management Consulting practice lead. “We are also excited that Mitchell will lead the StrategyCorp Institute of Public Policy and Economy. The Institute will deliver valuable insights to help our clients’ businesses thrive and bridge the gap between the public and private sectors.”

As the Executive Director of the StrategyCorp Institute of Public Policy and Economy, Mitchell will also work with our fourteen senior advisors to develop original research and analytical publications for clients that delve into the economic and business content of government policy and program announcements, Budgets, Speeches from the Throne, and political platforms. The Institute will officially launch in the fall.

“StrategyCorp is unique in the marketplace and the addition of Mitchell to our team strengthens the distinct value we bring to our clients in navigating the business and politics of their industries,” said StrategyCorp Principal, John Matheson. “We are very proud of the team we continue to build – including our senior advisors who are trailblazers in their fields – and the Institute will be another great avenue for us to contribute to innovative public policy and economic growth.”

Mitchell brings a unique cross-section of public policy and political expertise from six years at Queen’s Park, culminating in his role as Executive Director of Policy to the Premier of Ontario. In government, Mitchell served as the government’s lead policy architect and drove transformational policy in government service delivery, infrastructure and transit, and healthcare. Mitchell hails from the small town of Oro-Medonte, Ontario, and holds a BA and MA in political science from the University of Western Ontario.

About the StrategyCorp Institute of Public Policy and Economy

The StrategyCorp Institute of Public Policy and Economy will be StrategyCorp’s market facing think tank on innovation in public policy and economics. It will be responsible for conducting original research and producing astute and relevant long and short form publications and communications content for use by StrategyCorp to contribute ideas for the growth of the economy and to help our clients grow.

About StrategyCorp

StrategyCorp is the only strategy advisory firm in Canada that brings together the disciplines of management consulting, public affairs, and strategic communications into an integrated service offering. We provide unparalleled strategic advice to public and private clients in highly regulated and highly scrutinized industries. We are a trusted advisor to major organizations with interests and high-stakes mandates throughout Canada, the United States, the Middle East and North Africa, Europe, Latin America, and the Caribbean.

Established in 1995, StrategyCorp has offices in Toronto and Ottawa, and employs more than 50 consultants and staff. Learn more about us at


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