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 8 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: Economic Advisory Council, Federal Minister of Finance; Advisory Council, Canada’s Global Markets Action Plan, Canadian Minister of International Trade; Board of Directors, Manulife Financial Corporation; Canadian Council of Chief Executives; Executive Committee, Governor-General's Canadian Leadership Conference.