David W. Drinkwater
Corporate Director / Chair of the Board
David Drinkwater is a corporate director. Prior thereto, he was a Senior Advisor to Rothschild Canada until December 31, 2015. Prior thereto, he was the Chairman of Rothschild Canada from April 15, 2009 to July 1, 2013. Prior thereto, he was the Chief Legal Officer of Nortel Networks Corporation from December 19, 2005 to December 31, 2008 and Senior Advisor from then to March 31, 2009. From May 2007 to November 2007, he was also Acting Chief Financial Officer of Nortel Networks Corporation. From August 2004 to December 2005, he acted as an independent consultant and corporate director. From April 2003 to July 2004, David served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Ontario Power Generation Inc. From December 1998 to March 2003, he was Executive Vice President, Corporate Development and Legal Affairs at Ontario Power Generation.
David holds a Master of Laws from the London School of Economics, a Bachelor of Laws from Dalhousie University and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario.