Board of Directors

The Canadian-Turkish Business Council Board of Director's vision is to contribute and support bilateral trade and investment between Canada and Turkey. To this end, the Canadian-Turkish Business Council undertakes the responsibility for and works towards, establishing international standards and best practices, ensuring the support of public opinion for international investments and improving the perception of Turkey as an attractive centre for investments with its accumulated know-how, experience and relationship network.

Hon. Gar Knutson

Chairman

Counsel, Borden Lander Gervais LLP

Omer Al-Katib

President

Director, Corporate Affairs and Investor Relations, AGT Foods(TSX:AGT)

Ian Atacan​

Director

Chief Financial Officer, Global Atomic Fuels

Robert Baines​

Director

President, NATO Association of Canada

Gurvindor Chohan

Director

Director, MDA Corporation

Dennis Kwong

Director

Vice President, Business Development & Exploration, Centerra Gold

Julie Lindhout

Director

Past President, NATO Association of Canada

Ben Morris

Director

Vice President, Business Development, Wesley Clover International Corporation

Vitaly Paroshyn

Director

Area Director of East & South East Europe, Ministry of Economic Development, Employment & Infrastructure

Eren Sari

Director

Business Development Consultant, Green & Spiegel LLP

Cem Sayer

Director

Chairman of the Board & President, Aladdin Middle East Ltd.

Zahide Senerman

Director

Vice President, Human Resources, OZ Optics Ltd.

Mike Ward

Executive Director

Vice President, Human Resources, OZ Optics Ltd.

Badar Shamim

Director

CIM, CFP Vice President, Portfolio Manager Trapeze Asset Management Inc.

David Clendenning

Special Advisor​

President - Canada Global Advisor, Inc.

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