Donald K. Charter
Chair of the Compensation Committee and the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee, and a member of the Audit Committee
Mr. Charter has extensive senior executive leadership and board level experience in a number of sectors including financial services, mining and real estate. He is currently focused on consulting (he has had consulting roles in the private, private equity and hedge fund sectors) and corporate directorships (having been involved in several corporate boards and having sat on and chaired a number of audit, compensation, governance, special, independent and strategic committees). He is also the Chair of HGC Holding, a private company, which through HGC Investments is an employee-owned firm specializing in low volatility, liquid, event-driven mandates currently managing The HGC Fund. Mr. Charter’s executive leadership experience includes President and CEO of a public metallurgical coal company and the Chair and CEO of a large national financial services company.
Mr. Charter is a graduate of McGill University with degrees in Economics and Law. He has completed the Institute of Corporate Directors, Directors Education Program.
Mr. Charter is considered independent for the purposes of National Instrument 58-101.