Tanya van Biesen
National Advisory Committee

Tanya van Biesen

Executive Director
Catalyst Canada

Tanya van Biesen is leading and shaping strategies to accelerate progress for women through workplace inclusion at Catalyst Canada. She is a recognized leader and influencer with deep experience in the executive search sector. She was a key member of the Canadian Boards Practice at Spencer Stuart, leading the firm’s Canadian Diversity Practice, specializing in the placement of chief diversity officers and diverse slates of candidates across all search assignments. A sought-after speaker on the topic of diversity in the boardroom, Tanya has contributed to several research studies and articles analyzing leadership trends and attributes.