Gwen Paddock is the Vice President, Southwestern Ontario Agriculture for RBC Royal Bank. In her role, Gwen focuses on client strategy development for the Agriculture and Agribusiness markets.
Born in Guelph, Ontario, Gwen was raised on a Beef Cow-Calf farm. As a youth she participated in 4-H and Junior Farmers. Her interest in Agriculture influenced her decision to attend the University of Guelph where she obtained a B.SC (Agr) with a major in Agriculture Economics in 1985.
Following graduation, Gwen joined RBC in Chatham Ontario as an Agriculture Account Manager Trainee. Through the past 31 years, she has held positions in Account Management, Risk Management and Sales Management throughout Southwestern Ontario.
Gwen is a graduate of the Advanced Agriculture Leadership Program and is a Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers.
Gwen and her husband Ron live in Guelph.