David G. Leith is Chair of Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. and certain of its subsidiaries. Prior to this, Mr. Leith acquired over 25 years of equity, debt, government finance and mergers and acquisition experience with CIBC World Markets and its predecessors and last served until February 2009 as Deputy Chairman of CIBC World Markets and Managing Director and Head of CIBC World Markets’ Investment, Corporate and Merchant Banking activities. Mr. Leith is a Director of Hudson’s Bay Company, the Chair of its Pension Committee, and a member of the Audit and of the Corporate Governance and Nomination Committees. Mr. Leith is also a Director of the Ontario Infrastructure and Lands Corporation (Infrastructure Ontario) and a Director of Bridgepoint Health Foundation.
Mr. Leith holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto and a Master of Arts degree from Cambridge University.