Sheila Murray is the former President of CI Financial Corp., a position she held from 2016-2019. Previously, she had been Executive Vice-President and General Counsel since 2008, following a 25-year career at Blake, Cassel’s and Graydon LLP, where she practised securities law with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance.
She is a member and past Chair of the Dean’s Council at Queen’s University Law School and has taught securities regulation at the school. She was an adjunct professor at Osgoode Hall Law School and has taught Securities Regulation and Corporate Finance at University of Toronto’s Global Professional LLM in Business Law Program for several years.
Ms. Murray is currently Chair of the Board of Teck Resources Limited, a member of the boards of BCE Inc. and Granite REIT Inc., a trustee of Granite REIT Inc., and has been a director of a number of other public and private companies and charities.
In 2016, Ms. Murray was the recipient of the Canadian General Counsel Award for Business Achievement. She received her B.Comm. and LLB degrees from Queen’s University.