Marianne Hood appointed as Chief Information Officer of BF&M

KBRS is pleased to have assisted BF&M in the recent appointment of Marianne Hood as the organization’s Chief Information Officer (CIO). Marianne is an established technology leader with significant international experience in financial services technology and operations spanning global markets, global banking, asset management, wealth management, brokerage, and retail markets.

U of T welcomes Professor Gretchen Kerr as Dean, Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education

KBRS is pleased to have assisted the University of Toronto in the appointment of its new Dean, Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education. Additional details can be found in the recent announcement from the University below.

From: Cheryl Regehr, Vice-President & Provost
Date: January 21, 2021
Re: Appointment of Professor Gretchen Kerr as Dean, Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education (PDAD&C #39)

City of Mount Pearl welcomes Dana Spurrell as CAO

KBRS is pleased to have assisted the City of Mount Pearl in the appointment of its new Chief Administrative Officer. An excerpt from the City’s official announcement below provides additional detail.

Mount Pearl, NL – The City of Mount Pearl is pleased to announce that Dana Spurrell has been appointed as the city’s new Chief Administrative Officer (CAO), effective Wednesday, February 10th, 2021. The appointment was made official following a unanimous vote by City Council in tonight’s public council meeting.

McMaster University welcomes Khaled Hassanein, Dean of the Faculty of Business

KBRS is pleased to have assisted McMaster University in the appointment of its new dean of the Faculty of Business. Additional details can be found in the recent announcement from the University below.

 

January 14, 2021 - Khaled Hassanein, a strong academic leader from within the DeGroote School of Business, has been named the new Dean of the Faculty of Business.

University of Guelph welcomes Mazyar Fallah, Dean, College of Biological Science

KBRS is pleased to have assisted the University of Guelph in the appointment of its new dean of the College of Biological Science. Additional details can be found in the recent announcement from the University below.

November 19, 2020 - The University of Guelph has named Mazyar Fallah as its new dean of the College of Biological Science (CBS). Currently associate dean, research and innovation, in the Faculty of Health at York University, Fallah will begin a five-year term Jan. 1, 2021.

University of Guelph welcomes Sharmilla Rasheed as VP, Finance and Operations

KBRS is pleased to have assisted the University of Guelph in the appointment of its new vice-president (finance and operations). Additional details can be found in the recent announcement from the University below.

 

October 27, 2020 - The University of Guelph has named Sharmilla Rasheed as its new vice-president (finance and operations). Rasheed, who is currently vice-president (financial and information services) and chief financial officer (CFO) of St. Joseph’s Health Centre, will join U of G Dec. 3.

Lakehead University welcomes new Dean, Faculty of Engineering, Dr. Janusz Koziński

KBRS is pleased to have assisted the Lakehead University in the appointment of Dr. Janusz Koziński as the next Dean of the Faculty of Engineering. Additional details can be found in the recent announcement from the University released on December 2, 2020.

 

December 2, 2020 – Thunder Bay and Orillia, Ont.

Lakehead University has named Dr. Janusz Koziński as the next Dean of the Faculty of Engineering.

University of Alberta Welcomes Elan MacDonald as Vice-President (External Relations)

KBRS is pleased to have assisted the University of Alberta in the appointment of Elan MacDonald as Vice-President (External Relations). Additional details can be found in the recent announcement from Bill Flanagan, President and Vice-Chancellor released on November 10, 2020.

I am pleased to announce that after an extensive search Elan MacDonald has been appointed the University of Alberta’s new Vice-President (External Relations), effective January 1, 2021.

FYI: JCL Welcomes Laurie Skinner as Chief Financial Officer

KBRS is pleased to have assisted JCL in the recruitment of Laurie Skinner as the organization's CFO. 

JCL's official announcement below provides additional detail.

October 14, 2020 (St. John’s, NL) – JCL Investments Inc (formerly Johnson’s Construction Ltd.), a heavy civil construction company with over 40 years of experience in Newfoundland and Labrador, is pleased to welcome Laurie Skinner, FCPA, FCA as the organization’s new VP of Finance and Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

FYI: University of Alberta appoints Todd Gilchrist Vice-President (Finance and Administration)

KBRS is pleased to have assisted the selection committee in the appointment of Todd Gilchrist as Vice-President (Finance and Administration) of the University of Alberta, beginning October 26, 2020.

Details are included in the University’s official announcement below from President and Vice-Chancellor, Bill Flanagan:

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