Dr. Kevin McKague


Dr. Kevin McKague is the Canada Research Chair in Social Enterprise and Inclusive Markets at Cape Breton University and an internationally experienced academic, author and researcher of market-based and social enterprise-led approaches global poverty alleviation. Kevin has led major research projects for the International Finance Corporation (World Bank), The UNDP’s Growing Inclusive Markets Initiative and the International Development Research Centre. Kevin has worked in13 African countries as well as Bangladesh, Canada, the US and India. His findings have been published in many practitioner reports as well as in California Management Review, MIT/Sloan Management Review, Innovations, Stanford Social Innovation Review and the Social Enterprise Journal. Kevin is also the author of Making Markets More Inclusive (Palgrave, New York). Kevin has an MBA and a PhD from the Schulich School of Business focusing on sustainability, entrepreneurship and strategy and an Honours Bachelor of Arts & Science from McMaster University focusing on international development. Kevin also holds a Senior Research Fellowship at the Centre for Peace, Democracy and Development at the University of Massachusetts, Boston, is an adjunct faculty member in the Department of International Development Studies at Dalhousie University, and is a Research Fellow at the Centre of Excellence in Responsible Business at the Schulich School of Business, York University.


Voting member: Dr. Kevin McKague

Member since 2017