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Global Container Terminals Announces New Board Chair

[ October 18, 2019   //   ]

Global Container Terminals Inc. (GCT) announced that Michael Korenberg has been appointed Chair of the Board effective October 1, 2019.

Michael Korenberg is a seasoned Canadian business executive with over 35 years of legal, corporate leadership and board experience within a range of sectors including retail, industrial, financial, entertainment, advertising, media, higher education, real estate and distribution/logistics. He has a strong track record of driving strategy and converting it to growth, plus a robust experience with mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, partnerships and strategic alliances.

In addition to his role as Chair of GCT, Michael currently serves as the Chair & Managing Director of Wreath Group Holdings Inc. (strategic advisory), and President of Guinness Business Centre Ltd. (office/business services), as well as on the boards of directors of HSBC Bank Canada and KP Tissue Inc./Kruger Products, where he serves as Board Chair, and various private companies.

Based in West Vancouver, B.C., Michael is committed to community service and excellence in public policy, serving as the elected Chair of the Board of Governors of The University of British Columbia (and its Executive Committee) and is a member of the Advisory Board of the Heart & Stroke Foundation (B.C. & Yukon).