Gordon A. Davies
Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary
Mr. Davies has been the Company's Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary since September 2009.
He also serves as the Corporation's Compliance Officer.
Prior to joining OpenText, Mr. Davies was the Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary of Nortel Networks Corporation.
sixteen years at Nortel
, Mr. Davies
acted as Deputy General Counsel and Corporate Secretary during 2008, and as interim Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary in 2005 and again in 2007.
He led the Corporate Securities legal team as General Counsel- Corporate from 2003, with responsibility for providing legal support on all corporate and securities law matters, and spent five years in Europe supporting all aspects of the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) business, ultimately as General Counsel, EMEA.
Mr. Davies was a member of the boards of various subsidiaries of Nortel Networks Corporation from 1998 to 2009.
Prior to joining Nortel, Mr. Davies practiced securities law at a major Toronto law firm.
holds an LL.B and an MBA from the University of Ottawa, and a BA from the University of British Columbia.
He is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association, the Association of Canadian General Counsel and the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals.