AIMA Canada has announced a new board for 2014 to 2016. Michael Burns assumes the role of chair, succeeding Gary Ostoich, a founding member of AIMA Canada who has served as chair since 2009.
The following members have been elected to the board for two year terms, effective September 1, 2014:
- chair: Michael Burns, partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
- deputy chair: Paul Patterson, vice president, Private Investment, Integrated Asset Management (IAM) Group
- legal counsel: Tim Baron, partner, Davies Ward Phillips and Vineberg LLP
- treasurer: Derek Hatoum, partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Additional board members include: Claude Perron, chairman, Crystalline Management Inc. ; Claire Van Wyk, manager, sales support, Advisor Channel Sales, RBC Global Asset Management; and James Burron, COO, AIMA Canada.
Michael Burns and Paul Patterson will also act as directors of AIMA Canada for a term of two years.