Ken Bagshaw

Picture of Ken Bagshaw, WBCPC Immediate Past President

Ken Bagshaw is the Founding President of the World Bladder Cancer Patient Coalition and he was instrumental in founding the organisation in 2019. He is also currently a Board Member of Bladder Cancer Canada, where he has been dedicating his time for many years, following a bladder cancer diagnosis in 2012. He has had many past roles within Bladder Cancer Canada, including: Chair of the Board of Directors, Chair of the Awareness Walk in 2013, and Director/National lead for the Awareness Walk in 2015. Ken is a lawyer by training and had a fruitful 40-year legal career in a corporate and commercial practice in Vancouver, Canada, working as a partner of a major national law firm. He also was Chief Legal Officer in the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games. He has been an active volunteer his whole life, serving on local and regional non-profit boards throughout his career. Ken is now retired and living in Ontario, Canada, where he still actively volunteers.