|Arthur Valentine Mauro
OC OM QC
|11th Chancellor of University of Manitoba|
|Preceded by||Henry Duckworth|
|Succeeded by||Bill Norrie|
|7th Chancellor of Lakehead University|
January 1, 2010 – 2013
|Preceded by||Lorne Everett|
|Succeeded by||Derek Burney|
|4th president and chief executive officer of Investors Group|
|Preceded by||Robert H. Jones|
|Succeeded by||H. Sanford Riley|
February 15, 1927 |
Thunder Bay, Ontario
|Alma mater||University of Manitoba|
Born in Thunder Bay, Ontario, he studied law at the University of Manitoba and was president of the University of Manitoba Students' Union. He was called to the Bar of Manitoba in 1953. Until 1969 he practiced law, specializing in transportation and communication law. In 1967, he was appointed chairman of the Royal Commission on Northern Transportation.
In 1969, he became a senior executive with Great Northern Capital Corporation. From 1972 to 1976, he was president and chief executive officer of Transair Limited. In 1976, he joined the Investors Group, becoming president, chief executive officer and chairman.
In 1991, he was elected chancellor of the University of Manitoba, serving until 2000. From 2009 through 2012, he served as chancellor of Lakehead University.
- Canadian Who's Who. University of Toronto. 2004. p. 856.
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