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Peter Brady

Executive Director
British Columbia Securities Commission


Peter Brady is the Executive Director and chief administrative officer of the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC), overseeing the financial and administrative affairs of the Commission and directing the activities of the staff to effectively enforce the Securities Act.


Peter has a strong background in securities law, the securities industry and regulation. He has served as the BCSC’s Director of Enforcement, developing and managing the BCSC’s administrative and criminal enforcement strategy. He has also served as Director of Corporate Finance and prior to that worked on the BCSC’s litigation, exemptions, and mergers & acquisitions teams. Before re-joining the BCSC in 2012, Peter was General Counsel of Qtrade Financial Group, a national wealth management company with investment dealer, mutual fund dealer, investment fund and insurance subsidiaries. 

A graduate of the University of Victoria law school and Queen’s University, Peter is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia.