Our Members

The Council is composed of the chief executives and entrepreneurs of over 150 leading Canadian companies, operating in every sector and region of the country. We are united by a deep commitment to Canada and a desire to help the country reach its full potential.

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David Aisenstat

Chief Executive Officer

Keg Restaurants Ltd.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Wendy Andrushko

President

DuPont Canada

B

Martin Bachant

President

Xerox Canada Ltd.

John Baker

President and Chief Executive Officer

D2L Corporation

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Scott Balfour

President and Chief Executive Officer

Emera Inc.

Arun Banskota

Chief Executive Officer

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp.

Mark Barrenechea

Vice Chair, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Technology Officer

OpenText Corporation

Alfredo Barrios

Chief Executive, Aluminium

Rio Tinto

Jorge Bartolome

President

Janssen Inc.

Louis-Marie Beaulieu

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

Groupe Desgagnés Inc.

John Beck

Chairman

Aecon Group Inc.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Kevin Beingessner

Chief Executive Officer

Coril Holdings Ltd.

Scott Bell

President and Managing Director

General Motors of Canada Company

Lorraine Ben

Chief Executive

Lockheed Martin Canada

Kilian Berz

Managing Director & Senior Partner, Global Leader - Financial Institutions

The Boston Consulting Group

Mirko Bibic

President and Chief Executive Officer

BCE Inc. and Bell Canada

Charles Brindamour

Chief Executive Officer

Intact Financial Corporation

C

Andy Canham

Managing Director

SAP Canada Inc.

Bertrand Cesvet

Chief Executive Officer, Senior Partner

Sid Lee

Heather Chalmers

President and Chief Executive Officer

GE Canada

Andre Charoo

Co-Chair

C100 Association

Associate

John Chen

Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

BlackBerry Limited

Neil Chrystal

President and Chief Executive Officer

Polygon Homes Ltd.

Donald Clow

President and Chief Executive Officer

Crombie REIT

Dean Connor

President and Chief Executive Officer

Sun Life Financial Inc.

John Corley

President and Chief Executive Officer

Brink's Canada Limited

Guy Cormier

Chair of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer

Desjardins Group

Brad Corson

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Imperial Oil Limited

Ben Cowan-Dewar

Co-Founder and Managing Director

Cabot Links

Next-Generation Business Leader

Keith Creel

President and Chief Executive Officer

Canadian Pacific Railway

Stephan Crétier

Founding President and Chief Executive Officer

GardaWorld

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Michael Crothers

President, Canada Country Chair

Shell Canada Limited

D

Thomas d'Aquino

Distinguished Lifetime Member and Former Chief Executive

Business Council of Canada

Dax Dasilva

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Lightspeed POS Inc.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Daniel Daviau

President and Chief Executive Officer

Canaccord Genuity Group Inc.

Marc de La Bruyère

Managing Director

Maclab Development Group

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Arther DeFehr

Chairman

Palliser Furniture Holdings Ltd.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Charles Deguire

President, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder

Kinova

Next-Generation Business Leader

Stephen Dent

Chairman and Managing Partner

Birch Hill Equity Partners Management Inc.

Paul Desmarais, Jr.

Chairman

Power Corporation of Canada

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Victor Dodig

President and Chief Executive Officer

CIBC

Yves-Thomas Dorval

Executive Chairman of the Board

Conseil du patronat du Québec

Associate

Alicia Dubois

Co-Chair

Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business

Associate

Ian Dundas

President and Chief Executive Officer

Enerplus Corporation

E

Ian Edwards

President and Chief Executive Officer

SNC-Lavalin Group Inc.

Darren Entwistle

President and Chief Executive Officer

TELUS Communications Inc.

F

Dawn Farrell

President and Chief Executive Officer

TransAlta Corporation

Joelle Faulkner

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Area One Farms

Next-Generation Business Leader

Howard Field

President and Chief Executive Officer

Greenfield Global Inc.

David Filipchuk

President and Chief Executive Officer

PCL Constructors Inc.

Bruce Flatt

Chief Executive Officer

Brookfield Asset Management Inc.

Chris Fowler

President and Chief Executive Officer

CWB Financial Group

G

Jean-François Gagné

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Element AI

Next-Generation Business Leader

Louis Gagnon

President, U.S. & Canada

Mercer LLC

Sabrina Geremia

Country Manager

Google Canada

Peter Gilgan

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Mattamy Asset Management Inc.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Russ Girling

President and Chief Executive Officer

TC Energy Corporation

Tim Gitzel

President and Chief Executive Officer

Cameco Corporation

Blake Goldring

Executive Chairman

AGF Management Limited

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Roy Gori

President and Chief Executive Officer

Manulife Financial Corporation

Mike Greenley

Chief Executive Officer

MDA

Claude Guay

President and General Manager

IBM Canada Ltd.

H

Linda Hasenfratz

Chief Executive Officer

Linamar Corporation

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Steve Hasker

President and Chief Executive Officer

Thomson Reuters

John Hastings

Chief Executive Officer

Citibank Canada

Christine Healy

President and Chief Executive Officer

Total E&P Canada Ltd.

Giles Hellyer

President, Potash

BHP Canada Inc.

Gordon Hicks

Chief Executive Officer

BGIS

Greg Hicks

President and Chief Executive Officer

Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited

Andrew Hider

Chief Executive Officer

ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc.

Paul Hill

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Harvard Developments Inc. - A Hill Company

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Goldy Hyder

President and Chief Executive Officer

Business Council of Canada

J

Duncan Jackman

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

E-L Financial Corporation Limited

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Kirk Johnson

President

ConocoPhillips Canada

Gord Johnston

President and Chief Executive Officer

Stantec Inc.

Shari Jones

Co-Chair

C100 Association

Associate

K

David Kassie

Executive Chairman

Canaccord Genuity Group Inc.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Michael Katchen

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Wealthsimple Inc.

Next-Generation Business Leader

Faisal Kazi

President and Chief Executive Officer

Siemens Canada Limited

Hassan Khosrowshahi

Chairman

Persis Holdings Ltd.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Jenine Krause

President and Chief Executive Officer

Enercare

Sasha Krstic

President

Mastercard Canada

L

Patrick Lamarre

President

Kiewit Canada Group

Shannon Leininger

President

Cisco Systems Canada, Co.

Stéphane Lespérance

President and Chief Executive Officer

Aon Reed Stenhouse Inc.

Donald Lindsay

President and Chief Executive Officer

Teck Resources Limited

Stephen Liptrap

President and Chief Executive Officer

Morneau Shepell Ltd.

Lisa Lisson

President

Federal Express Canada Corporation

Mark Little

President and Chief Executive Officer

Suncor Energy Inc.

Brandt Louie

Chairman

London Drugs Limited

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Jon Love

Chief Executive Officer

KingSett Capital Inc.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Marcelo Lu

President

BASF Canada Inc.

Elio Luongo

Chief Executive Officer and Senior Partner

KPMG LLP

M

John Mac Cuish

Chief Executive Officer and President, Facilities Management

Dexterra Group Inc.

Mark Machin

President and Chief Executive Officer

CPP Investments

Stacey Madge

Country Manager and President

Visa Canada

Chuck Magro

President and Chief Executive Officer

Nutrien Ltd.

Paul Mahon

President and Chief Executive Officer

Great-West Lifeco and Canada Life

Karn Manhas

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Terramera Inc.

Next-Generation Business Leader

John Manley

Distinguished Lifetime Member and Former President and Chief Executive Officer

Business Council of Canada

Ronald Mannix

Chairman Emeritus

Coril Holdings Ltd.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Nicolas Marcoux

Chief Executive Officer

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Éric Martel

President and Chief Executive Officer

Bombardier Inc.

Bharat Masrani

Group President and Chief Executive Officer

TD Bank Group

Ronald Mathison

Chairman

Matco Investments Ltd.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Michael McCain

President and Chief Executive Officer

Maple Leaf Foods Inc.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Michael McDerment

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer

FreshBooks

Next-Generation Business Leader

David McHattie

Chair

Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters

Associate

David McKay

President and Chief Executive Officer

Royal Bank of Canada

John McKenzie

Chief Executive Officer

TMX Group Limited

Fumiaki Miyamoto

President and Chief Executive Officer

Mitsui & Co. (Canada) Ltd.

Marcia Moffat

Managing Director - Country Head of Canada

BlackRock

Al Monaco

President and Chief Executive Officer

Enbridge Inc.

Andrew Moor

President and Chief Executive Officer

Equitable Bank

Doug Murphy

President and Chief Executive Officer

Corus Entertainment Inc.

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Kaori Namiki

President and Chief Executive Officer

Mitsubishi Canada Limited

Joe Natale

President and Chief Executive Officer

Rogers Communications Inc.

O

Jeffrey Orr

President and Chief Executive Officer

Power Corporation of Canada

P

Marc Parent

President and Chief Executive Officer

CAE Inc.

David Pathe

President and Chief Executive Officer

Sherritt International Corporation

Robert Peabody

President and Chief Executive Officer

Husky Energy Inc.

Kevin Peesker

President

Microsoft Canada Inc.

John Peller

President and Chief Executive Officer

Andrew Peller Limited

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Rob Penner

President and Chief Executive Officer

Bison Transport Inc.

Cole Pinnow

President

Pfizer Canada ULC

Sam Pollock

Chief Executive Officer

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P.

Brian Porter

President and Chief Executive Officer

Scotiabank

Alex Pourbaix

President and Chief Executive Officer

Cenovus Energy Inc.

Ricardo Prosperi

President, Canada

Tenaris

R

David Rawlings

Chief Executive Officer - Canada

JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Dani Reiss

President and Chief Executive Officer

Canada Goose Inc.

Michael Rencheck

President and Chief Executive Officer

Bruce Power

Hartley Richardson

President and Chief Executive Officer

James Richardson & Sons, Limited

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

John Risley

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

CFFI Ventures Inc.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Michele Romanow

Co-founder and President

Clearbanc

Next-Generation Business Leader

Harold Roozen

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Rocor Holdings Ltd.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Calin Rovinescu

President and Chief Executive Officer

Air Canada

Jason Rowe

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Goldman Sachs Canada Inc.

Michael Rowe

President

Home Depot of Canada Inc.

Jean-Jacques Ruest

President and Chief Executive Officer

CN

Jeffrey Russell

President

Accenture Inc.

S

Steve Sammut

President and Chief Executive Officer

Rocky Mountaineer Railtours

Lino Saputo, Jr.

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

Saputo Inc.

George Schindler

President and Chief Executive Officer

CGI Inc.

Sam Sebastian

President and Chief Executive Officer

Pelmorex Corp.

Michael Serbinis

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

League Inc.

Next-Generation Business Leader

Jean-Louis Servranckx

President and Chief Executive Officer

Aecon Group Inc.

Linda Seymour

President and Chief Executive Officer

HSBC Bank Canada

Bradley Shaw

Chief Executive Officer

Shaw Communications Inc.

Jad Shimaly

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

EY Canada

Bruce Simpson

Senior Partner

McKinsey & Company

Edward Sims

President and Chief Executive Officer

WestJet

David Smith

Chief Executive Officer

Keyera Corp.

Geoffrey Smith

President and Chief Executive Officer

EllisDon Corporation

Ian Smith

Chief Executive Officer

Clearwater Seafoods Limited Partnership

Stephen Smith

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

First National Financial LP

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Nancy Southern

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

ATCO Ltd.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Ronald Stern

President and Chief Executive Officer

Alberta Newsprint Company

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Dean Stoneley

President and Chief Executive Officer

Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited

Margaret Stuart

Country Manager

Salesforce Canada Corporation

John Sullivan

President and Chief Executive Officer

The Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited

Doug Suttles

Chief Executive Officer

Ovintiv Inc.

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Mario Thériault

Chair

Canadian Chamber of Commerce

Associate

Scott Thomson

President and Chief Executive Officer

Finning International Inc.

Scott Thon

President and Chief Executive Officer

AltaLink L.P.

Darren Throop

President and Chief Executive Officer

Entertainment One Ltd.

Garrick Tiplady

Managing Director

Facebook and Instagram Canada

Andy Trewick

President and Chief Executive Officer

Graham Construction & Engineering Enc.

Guy Turcotte

President and Chief Executive Officer

Stone Creek Resorts Inc.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

V

Louis Vachon

President and Chief Executive Officer

National Bank of Canada

Mac Van Wielingen

Founder and Partner

ARC Financial Corp.

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Jeff Vassart

President

Cargill Limited

Nicole Verkindt

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

OMX

Next-Generation Business Leader

Anthony Viel

Chief Executive Officer

Deloitte

Sonja Volpe

Chief Executive Officer and Country Manager

BNP Paribas

Curt Vossen

President and Chief Executive Officer

Richardson International Limited

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Donald Walker

Chief Executive Officer

Magna International Inc.

Prem Watsa

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Galen Weston

Executive Chairman

Loblaw Companies Limited

Entrepreneurs’ Circle

Darryl White

Chief Executive Officer

BMO Financial Group

Penny Wise

President

3M Canada Company

Paul Wood

President and Chief Executive Officer

Giant Tiger Stores Limited

Y

Mary Ann Yule

President and Chief Executive Officer

HP Canada Co.

Z

Jeffrey Zweig

President and Chief Executive Officer

Mosaic Forest Management Corp.