Vice President, Assistant General Counsel at Shopify
Erin Zipes is currently Vice President, Assistant General Counsel at Shopify. Erin has over 15 years of experience as a corporate/securities lawyer. She was previously Assistant General Counsel of Nordion, and started her legal career at Stikeman Elliott after obtaining her law degree at McGill University and Bachelor of Commerce from Queen’s University. She is also a cofounder of Backbone Angels, a collective of angel investors focused on women and non-binary founders.
A proud Ottawa native, Erin returned to Ottawa in 2010 with her husband and two children.