Lori Bender

Vice President

Lori Bender is the Director of Portfolio Monitoring at Export Development Canada (EDC) with responsibility for monitoring EDC’s credit and product portfolios.

During her 30 years of operational and management consulting experience, she guided private and public organizations in numerous planning and management initiatives to support the development, implementation and assessment of large-scale change projects.  She has considerable experience in enterprise risk management and governance, business process management, change management, information management and internal audit. 

She has extensive experience building teams to deliver new capabilities, and leading organizations to affect change and innovation.

Lori earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Oklahoma and a Master of Business Administration from Tulane University in New Orleans. She also holds a Masters Certificate of Risk Management from the Schulich School of Business at York University.