Hyder is the Manager, Legal Services in the Capital Markets Regulation division of the British Columbia Securities Commission. In this capacity, he manages a team of ten professionals working on a broad variety of securities matters at the provincial, national and international levels.
Prior his current role, Hyder was Associate General Counsel and Canadian Chief Privacy Officer in the Toronto office of a global investment management firm. His background includes a broad range of private practice work as both a solicitor and civil litigator in various Toronto-area firms. He obtained his J.D. and MBA from the University of Toronto, and his LL.M. in Securities Law from Osgoode Hall Law School.
Hyder has contributed to various local and national community organizations for many years, both as a volunteer and as a Board member.