Directors provide valuable strategic guidance

Arthur Korpach

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Independent

  • Director since March 7, 2012

Committees

  • Audit Committee
  • Corporate Governance Committee Chair

Biography

Art Korpach is a retired Vice Chairman of Investment Banking at CIBC World Markets Inc. He has 27 years of investment banking experience working with clients in Canada and globally. During his career, he provided advice on numerous financing and merger and acquisition transactions. Mr. Korpach is a director of Freehold Royalties Ltd. (member of the Audit and Compensation Committees) and Chair of the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Alberta. He is Past Chair of the Board of United Way of Calgary and Area and is a past director of Mount Royal University and its Foundation. Mr. Korpach is a past chair of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants Accounting Standards Board.

Mr. Korpach received a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Saskatchewan and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He received a Fellowship (FCA) from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta and is a Chartered Business Valuator. In 2012, Mr. Korpach received the designation of ICD.D from the Institute of Corporate Directors.