Don Lindsay

Don Lindsay
  • President and Chief Executive Officer, Teck Resources, Canada

BSc (Hons) in Mining Engineering, Queen's Univ.; MBA, Harvard. Formerly: resp. for CIBC's Global Mining Group; President, CIBC World Markets; led its Investment and Corporate Banking Div. and Asia-Pacific. Since 2005, President and CEO, Teck Resources; at Teck, launched the Zinc & Health programme, which has helped improve the health of more than 5 million children worldwide. Former Chair, Int'l Zinc Assoc.; led dev. and launch of Zinc Saves Kids campaign. Governor, BC Children's Hospital Foundation, Vancouver; served as Chair of $200-million capital Campaign for BC Children. Member of the Economic Advisory Council to the Federal Minister of Finance. Member of the Board of Directors: Manulife Financial Corporation; Canadian Council of Chief Executives. Member, Executive Committee, Governor-General's Canadian Leadership Conference.