Mr. John P. Manley is an Independent Director at TELUS Corp., a Chairman at CAE, Inc., a Chairman at CIBC Bancorp USA, Inc., a Chairman at CIBC Bank USA, a Chartered Director at McMaster University and a Member at 30 Percent Club. He is on the Board of Directors at TELUS Corp., Homeland Energy Corp., The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships, The University of Waterloo and Conférence de Montréal. Mr. Manley was previously employed as a President, Chief Executive Officer & Director by Business Council of Canada, an Independent Director by Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd., a Chairman by Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, a Counsel by McCarthy Tétrault LLP ( Canada), a Chairman by Ontario Power Generation, Inc., a Vice Chairman by MaRS Discovery District, and a Chairman by Optosecurity, Inc. He also served on the board at AERIC, Inc., CARE Canada, Nortel Networks Corp., Nortel Ltd., DG Acquisition Corp., Institute for Research on Public Policy and National Arts Center Foundation. He received his undergraduate degree from Carleton University and a graduate degree from the University of Ottawa.