SPEAKER

Sylvia Mills

Team Leader (A), U.S.A., Lead Generation & Investment Initiatives Unit
Ontario Investment Office
Ontario, ON

Sylvia Mills serves in the Ontario Investment Office (OIO), an extension of the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development and Growth (MEDG),  with the mandate of securing domestic and international investments in key sectors while strengthening the overall competitiveness of Ontario firms.

Sylvia overseas the strategic planning, direction, and execution of the highly successful International Investment Development Representative (IIDR) program – U.S. market. Sylvia and her team work to secure strategic foreign direct investments that are vital to the continued growth and prosperity of the Ontario economy.  

Sylvia worked closely with strategic investment development files and programs with the Ontario Provincial Government for the past 8 years. Before bringing her experience to the public sector, Sylvia has 15 years of private sector experience in business development and marketing in numerous sectors including manufacturing, clean tech, information communication technology, artificial Intelligence, and research and development. Sylvia has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto.