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Leanne Keddie - Concordia University. Montreal, QC, CA

Leanne Keddie

PhD Candidate | Concordia University

Montreal, QC, CANADA

Expert in Sustainability and Corporate Governance



Leanne Keddie obtained her undergraduate degree in Business from Mount Allison University, her Master in Business Administration (MBA) from McMaster University. She is also a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CMA) with a particular focus and passion for management accounting. Her work experience includes commercial finance, private company business valuation and work in the accounting education sector most recently with CPA Canada. Her research currently investigates sustainability and corporate governance. Specifically, she is examining the use of sustainability/corporate social responsibility (CSR) goals in executive compensation packages and how these affect sustainability/CSR performance of the firms.

Areas of Expertise (6)

Corporate Governance Responsibility & Sustainability

Management Accounting


Corporate Social Responsibility


Corporate Governance

Accomplishments (1)

Public Scholar (professional)


Education (2)

McMaster University: Master of Business Administration, Business Administration 2009

Mount Allison University: Bachelor of Commerce, Commerce 2003

Affiliations (2)

  • CPA, CMA
  • MBA

Languages (1)

  • English

Articles (1)

Where is Sustainability within the Canadian CPA Program?

Advances in Environmental Accounting and Management

Boulianne, E., Keddie, L.

Forthcoming, 2017.