The Honourable Bardish Chagger MP

Bardish Chagger

Contact information

House of Commons
Ottawa, Ontario  K1A 0A6
Email: Bardish.Chagger@parl.gc.ca

Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Minister of Small Business and Tourism
Represents the riding of Waterloo

A natural leader and organizer, Bardish Chagger is devoted to inclusion and community building. From assisting with recreational sports for kids to volunteering with seniors, Bardish is committed to strengthening the bonds of the Waterloo community.

In her role with the Kitchener-Waterloo Multicultural Centre, Bardish has worked to foster diversity within the community providing opportunities for social and economic engagement. As the former executive assistant to former Member of Parliament Andrew Telegdi, Bardish has a deep understanding of the issues that are important to residents of Waterloo, including manufacturing, technology and innovation.

Passionate about community involvement, Bardish has lent her support to many different causes and organizations including The Rotary Club of Waterloo, Interfaith Grand River, and the Workforce Planning Board of Waterloo Wellington Dufferin. She considers herself part of the Charter of Rights and Freedoms generation, and has participated in policy conferences on many issues including the advancement of same-sex marriage rights and the national manufacturing strategy.

Bardish graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Science. In 2012, The Waterloo Region Record recognized Bardish as one of "40 under 40" who would lead the Region of Waterloo into the future.

Recent announcements

Minister Chagger poses with participants at the sixth Americas Competitiveness Exchange in Waterloo.

Canada promotes its innovations to Pan-American states

- News release

The sixth Americas Competitiveness Exchange (ACE) will promote made-in-Canada innovations in key economic sectors.

Report a problem or mistake on this page
Please select all that apply:

Thank you for your help!

You will not receive a reply. For enquiries, contact us.

Date modified: