TORONTO, March 10, 2016 /CNW/ - Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) announced today that J. Pedro Reinhard has tendered his resignation from the Board of Directors. His resignation has been accepted by Kathleen Taylor, Chair, Royal Bank of Canada.
Mr. Reinhard joined RBC's board in 2000. His resignation is effective immediately.
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