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Portrait de Paul Desmarais Jr
Birthday : 07/03/1954
Place of birth : Sudbury (Ontario) - Canada
Public asset : 289,869,616 USD
Country of residence : Canada
Linked companies : Great-West Lifeco Inc. - SGS SA - Power Corporation of Canada - Groupe Bruxelles Lambert SA - Pargesa Holding SA - IGM Financial Inc. - Performance Sports Group Ltd

Paul Guy B. Desmarais is a Canadian businessperson who has been the head of 11 different companies. Currently, he holds the position of Chairman at Power Corp. of Canada, Chairman of 171263 Canada, Inc. and Director & Vice President at Square Victoria Communications Group, Inc. (both are subsidiaries of Power Corp. of Canada), Chairman of Old PSG Wind-down Ltd., Chairman-Governors Board at International Economic Forum of the Americas, Chairman for Power Corp. International, Chairman-Governors Board at Conférence de Montréal, Member of Business Council of Canada, Chairman of Groupe Bruxelles Lambert SA and Chairman at Pargesa Holding SA. Mr. Desmarais is also Member of The Business Council, Member-National Strategy Council at Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute and Member of North American Competitiveness Council and on the board of 21 other companies.

Paul Guy B. Desmarais previously occupied the position of Member of The International Council On Mining & Metals (Canada), Executive Chairman at Power Financial Corp., Principal at S.G. Warburg & Co. Ltd., Principal at Standard Brands, Inc. and Co-Chairman at The Nature Conservancy of Canada.

He received an MBA from INSEAD and an undergraduate degree from McGill University.

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