CIRI Overview

The Canadian Investor Relations Institute (CIRI) is a professional, not-for-profit association of executives responsible for communication between public corporations, investors and the financial community.

With four Chapters and nearly 500 members across Canada, CIRI is the world’s second largest society of investor relations professionals.

Our Mandate:

CIRI contributes to the transparency and integrity of the Canadian capital market by advancing the practice of investor relations, the professional competency of its members and the stature of the profession.

Our Vision:

CIRI will be recognized as the Canadian authority on investor relations, committed to enabling fair and efficient capital markets.

Our Mission:

CIRI is dedicated to advancing the stature and credibility of the investor relations profession and the competency of its members.

Our Goals:

Professional Development
Provide a full range of high-quality professional development programs for Canadian Investor relations professionals to keep members current on investor relations issues and best practices.

Voice in Public Policy
Take a leadership role in Canadian capital markets to represent the views of CIRI members.

Continue to raise the stature of investor relations across Canada to ensure that CIRI is recognized as the authority on investor relations.

Attract, retain and involve CIRI members to ensure the ongoing vitality of the organization and of the investor relations profession.

Financial Stability
Manage CIRI’s finances prudently in order to build and maintain sufficient capital to sustain CIRI through economic downturns and to support future growth.


CIRI Membership - December 2018