Domenico D’Alessandro, Managing Director

Tel: (647) 258-1032
Mobile: (647) 531-3268

Dom has been consulting in the human resources field for more than 15 years and has extensive experience in compensation strategy development, program design and administration.

Prior to joining McDowall Associates, Dom was the Director, Compensation Policy and Governance at Manulife Financial. He has also held consulting roles with Watson Wyatt Canada ULC and Hay Group.


Market Analysis, Program Design and Executive Compensation Expert

Dom has strong experience assisting clients from various industries with their compensation needs, including developing compensation strategies, design programs and defining approaches to pay administration. Dom’s primary areas of expertise include the management and coordination of complex competitive market compensation reviews for executive, Board of Director and non-executive positions, as well as the management and coordination of custom compensation surveys for a wide range of industry sectors.

Dom also works with clients to develop or review compensation policies and program designs covering employees at all organizational levels. He also has considerable expertise in researching, implementing and maintaining sound corporate governance practices as well as in the development of job measurement methodologies and the facilitation of job evaluation / measurement sessions.


Education and Public Profile

Dom holds a Bachelors of Arts degree from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario.

Dom speaks and writes about compensation issues in a variety of forums. He is a past president of the Greater Toronto Area Rewards Association and has served on its Board for many years.