Leadership Team


Ian Putnam


+646.802.4970   |    ian.putnam@hbc.com

Ian Putnam is President of Real Estate & Chief Corporate Development Officer of Hudson’s Bay Company, and Chief Operating Officer of HBC’s real estate joint ventures.  Mr. Putnam commenced his career at Stikeman Elliott LLP in 1996 where he was most recently a Partner in the firm’s Toronto office. Beginning in 2008, Mr. Putnam advised HBC and acted on the Company’s behalf in all of its major corporate transactions. Prior to joining Stikeman Elliott LLP, Mr. Putnam practiced corporate law at the New York based law firm, Paul, Weiss, Rikind, Wharton & Garrison LLP. Mr. Putnam holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree from Queen’s University, a Master of Science degree from London School of Economics and Political Science, and a law degree from the University of New Brunswick.