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Home > About Canadian Dealmakers > Meet the judges
A Who's Who of business leaders

As the only program of its kind in Canada, Canadian Dealmakers attracts an impressive array of judges. A committee of preeminent business leaders evaluate to what extent each candidate meets or exceeds the awards' criteria.

The eminence of the Canadian Dealmakers program is largely due to the credibility of its judges. Below you will find the 2014 Canadian Dealmakers adjudication panel members:

 

Brent Belzberg
Senior Managing Partner, TorQuest Partners Inc.

Marc-André Blanchard
Chair & CEO, McCarthy Tétrault LLP

Denyse Chicoyne
Director, TMX Group and Director, Richelieu Hardware Ltd. and Industrial Alliance

George F.J. Gosbee
Chair & CEO, Alta Corp Capital Inc.

Donald R. Ingram
President & CEO, CamCar and Associates

Robert Kennedy
Dean, Ivey Business School at Western University

John H. McArthur
Dean Emeritus, Harvard Business School

L. Jacques Ménard, C.C., O.Q.
Chairman, BMO Nesbitt Burns and President, BMO Financial Group, Quebec

Gregory J. Smith
President & CEO, InstarAGF Asset Management Inc.

L. Scott Thomson
President & CEO, Finning International Inc.

Frank Vettese
Managing Partner & Chief Executive, Deloitte Canada

Paul Waldie
Editor, Report on Business, The Globe and Mail


Adjudication panel committee:

  • Charles Knight and Mark Jamrozinski, Deloitte
  • Jean Cumming, Lexpert
  • Kirk Falconer, Thomson Reuters

Facilitators:

  • Calyton Spahn, Deloitte
  • Brent Wyatt, Deloitte