[IMG]John A. RhindSupport Rotman-Rotman School of Management
...John A. Rhind Chairman, Confederation Life Insurance Co.
enjoyed a long and successful career in Canada,s financial services industry.Appointed Treasurer of National Life Assurance Co. of Canada in 1948, he elevated himself into the President,s office by 1966, where he spent the next decade.Mr. Rhind moved to Confederation Life Insurance Co., where he was President and CEO (1976-1981), Chairman and CEO (1982-1985) and Chairman (1985-1990).In 1990, Mr. Rhind became the Chairman of newly-merged financial services firm Midland Walwyn Inc., where he spent five years directing that firm,s growth.Mr. Rhind
is retired and living in Toronto, devoting his
energies to numerous causes.As a corporate director, Mr. Rhind has provided valuable advice and oversight to numerous Canadian corporations.
Some of these company,s include: BCE Development Corporation
, Brookfield Development Corp.
, Campbell Soup Company Ltd.
, Canadian Occidental Petroleum Ltd.
, Dominion Insurance Co.
, Ford Motor Company of Canada
, Lake Louise Lifts Ltd.
, Ram Petroleums Ltd.
, and Slough Estates (Canada) Ltd.
A veteran of the Second World War with tours throughout Europe, Mr. Rhind
has generously served his
community in a number of other ways.A former Chairman and President of the Toronto Western Hospital and an Honorary Trustee of University Health Network, he has lent his energy to the Royal Ontario Museum, where he is an Honorary Trustee and a current Campaign Cabinet member.Mr. Rhind has also served as President of the Canadian Life Insurance Association.