Gabrielle Scrimshaw

Photo by – Jon Chase/Harvard Staff Photographer


Gabrielle Scrimshaw is the CEO of Indvest, an organization focused on creating social and economic impact for Indigenous peoples around the world. She has an MBA from Stanford and is a Gleitsman Fellow at the Center for Public Leadership at Harvard University. A regular contributor for Canada’s largest national media outlets, Gabrielle has been profiled by the New York Times, Forbes, Globe & Mail, among others.

Growing up in a town of 800 people, Gabrielle was raised in a single parent household and is a proud citizen of the Hatchet Lake First Nation. A first generation student, she was named “One of 3 Young Aboriginal Canadians to Watch” by the Huffington Post. Over the past decade she has studied international business and policy across 6 continents. Gabrielle is the co-founder and past President of the Aboriginal Professional Association of Canada, a non-profit considered a global thought leader in Indigenous leadership.

Presentation Topics

Keynote # 1: TBD