Power Corporation of Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of R. Jeffrey Orr as President and Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Orr has extensive experience in the financial services industry, including the past two decades in executive positions in Power group companies. He has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Power Financial Corporation since 2005.
He serves as a director of Power Corporation and Power Financial. He is also a director and Chairman of a number of Power Corporation subsidiaries, including Great-West Lifeco, IGM Financial, and their operating companies.
Mr. Orr is active in various community and business organizations. He holds a Bachelor of Arts – Honours Business Administration (HBA) degree from the Richard Ivey School of Business in London, Ontario.
Power Corporation is an international management and holding company that focuses on financial services in North America, Europe and Asia. Its core holdings are leading insurance, retirement, wealth management and investment businesses, including a portfolio of alternative asset investment platforms.