Monthly Archives: February 2019

Remembering Michael Wilson (1937 – 2019)

Remembering Michael Wilson (1937 – 2019)

In Memoriam: It is with profound sadness we observe the passing of Michael Wilson, former finance minister of Canada.

 

Mr. Wilson served Canada devotedly throughout his career; he held multiple cabinet positions, under several prime ministers, including Minister of International Trade, Minister of Industry, Science and Technology, and Minister of Finance. Most recently he acted as Canadian ambassador to the United States from 2006 to 2009.

 

During his time in the private sector, he ably led the business community, occupying senior roles at UBS Canada, Royal Bank of Canada and chairman of Barclays Capital Canada. … Continue reading

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Remembering Donald Munroe (1937 – 2019), and Christopher Barron (1931 – 2019)

Remembering Donald Munroe (1937 – 2019), and Christopher Barron (1931 – 2019)

In Memoriam: It is with deep regret and sadness we observe the passing of both Donald Munroe and Christopher Barron.

 

Don and Chris were both immensely respected leaders in the Canadian investment industry whose work helped shaped the landscape today. They were active members of their communities and leave behind a rich legacy.

 

Chris distinguished himself as a leader of Cassels Blaikie for nearly 50 years. He served as a valued board member for numerous organizations including schools, universities, non-profits, and corporations. Previously in his career, he held the positions of Chairman and Chief Executive … Continue reading

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