Michael D. Penner

President and CEO, Pennercorp

A graduate of McGill University and Hofstra University School of Law in New York, and a member of the bar association for the State of New York, where he practiced law, Michael D. Penner has sat on numerous boards and is involved in international governance-related events and organizations. He is a member of the board of Scotia Bank, where he sits on the corporate governance and audit committees. He is also active in a variety of social causes. Mr. Penner turned PEDS Chaussettes, a small local business, into a world leader in the textile industry before selling it to Gildan Activewear (NYSE: GIL) in 2016.