Donna Soble Kaufman, Chair of the Institute of Corporate Directors, is pleased to announce the appointment of the Hon. David Emerson to the Institute’s Board of Directors.
Mr. Emerson is a corporate director and a public policy and business advisor. He has held senior positions with the Government of Canada, including Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minister of International Trade and Minister of Industry.
Mr. Emerson currently serves as Chair of the boards of Maple Leaf Foods Inc. and TimberWest Forest Corporation. He also serves on the boards of Finning International Inc., Stantec Inc. and Newgold Inc. Mr. Emerson is Co-Chair of the Prime Minister’s Advisory Committee on the Public Service.
The Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) is a not-for-profit, member-based association representing Canadian directors and boards across the for-profit, not-for-profit, and government sectors. The ICD has more than 7,000 members and 11 local chapters across Canada. The ICD fosters the sharing of knowledge and wisdom through education, professional development programs and services, and thought leadership and advocacy to achieve the highest standard of directorship. For more information, please visit: www.icd.ca.