Canadian Investment Review

Brian Gibson appointed new chair of IMCO board

Written by Staff on Monday, September 9th, 2019 at 1:32 pm

Copyright : Denis Ismagilov // 123RFThe provincial government has appointed Brian Gibson as the new chair of the Investment Management Corporation of Ontario’s board of directors effective immediately, replacing David Leith.

Currently, Gibson is a director at Precision Drilling Corp., as well as at Samuel, Sons & Company Ltd. He also serves on the advisory board of Kruger Inc. and is the chair of the Corporate Disclosure Policy Committee of the CFA Institute.

“I am honoured to assume the role of chair as IMCO continues to build on the success it has achieved so far,” said Gibson, in a press release. “I look forward to working closely with the board of directors and president and [chief executive officer] Bert Clark, and his management team, as IMCO pursues its mandate to achieve the long-term investment objectives of its public sector clients.”

Gibson also brings with him past experience as a senior vice-president at both the Alberta Investment Management Corp. and at the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan.

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