Sheila A. Murray
Ms. Murray is the former President of CI Financial Corp., a position she held from 2016-2019. Previously, she had been Executive Vice-President, General Counsel and Secretary since 2008, following a 25 year career at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP, where she practiced securities law with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and corporate reorganizations. Ms. Murray played a key role in directing the operations and setting corporate strategy for CI Financial Corp. and its operating companies, including CI Investments Inc. and Assante Wealth Management. Her role included leading CI’s mentoring program, which fosters the advancement of high-potential female employees.
Ms. Murray is past Chair of the Dean’s Council at Queen’s University Law School and has taught securities regulation and corporate finance at Queen’s and the University of Toronto in University of Toronto ‘s Global Professional Master of Laws for several years.
Ms. Murray is the Chair of the Board of Teck Resources Limited and a director of BCE and CI Financial, and has been a director of a number of other charitable institutions. Ms. Murray received her Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Laws degrees from Queen’s University.
Ms. Murray is a director of BCE and Bell Canada since May 2020.