• University of Toronto: M.A.Sc.(1958) and PhD in Chemical Engineering(1962), MBA(1972), LLM- Global Professional(2012)
  • Started, owned and operated several manufacturing and service businesses
  • Over 190 cumulative years of corporate directorships of which 75 cumulative years of public company directorships, 30 cumulative years of Audit Chair post Sarbanes-Oxley, Lead Director, Governance & Compensation Chair, Human Resource Chair, Special Committee Chair, Supervisory Board Chair
  • Managed IPO process for six companies in Canada and in Europe
  • In the non-profit sector: Member of the Science Council of Canada (Executive .Committee). Director: Ontario Centers of Microelectronics, Environmental Technology. Advancement, Chair MacLachlan College Board of Governors, Governor of Central Hospital of Toronto, Director of Canadian Council of Aboriginal Business, Premier’s Council on Economic Renewal; and Task Force on Investment in Ontario, Director of the International Council of Small Business,
  • Senior Consultant of Ontario Development Corporation, responsible for venture capital type investments
  • Professional Development Director of the Association of Canadian Venture Capital Companies
  • Adjunct Professor at the University of Toronto developing and delivering business related courses at the Faculty of Applied Sciences. and Engineering and in the Faculty of Management Studies ( 1975-80)
  • Full Professor at the University of Toronto (1980-1990); cross-appointed between the Faculties of Engineering and of Management Studies
  • Founding Director of the Engineering and Management Center at the University of Toronto
  • Author/co-author of textbooks(McGraw-Hill, John Wiley, etc), refereed publications and dozens of working papers
  • Visiting or Consulting Professor at Huazhong University of Science and Technology in Wuhan China, Johannes Kepler University of Linz, Corvinus University of Budapest School of Management, Central European University Business School, also lecturing in Denmark, Finland , University of West Indies, and USA.
  • Judge-Permanent Court of Arbitration for Capital and Financial Markets of Hungary(2013-2018)
  • Member-European Institute of Corporate Governance
  • Harvard Business Review Advisory Council (2014)