Leonard Asper, Vice-Chair and Trustee
Leonard Asper is CEO of Anthem Media Group Inc. Mr. Asper is also one of the founders of Canterbury Park Capital, a private equity fund, and holds a significant interest in Creswin Properties, a developer, operator and manager of shopping malls in the US and Canada.
A graduate of Brandeis University and the University of Toronto Law School, he is also a member of the Ontario Bar. He was included in the Top 40 Under 40 as well as being named CEO of the year by Playback, a media industry publication.
Mr. Asper also serves on the Board of Overseers of the International Business School at Brandeis University where he founded the Asper School for Entrepreneurship. He is founder of the Joshua Foundation and a member of the Board of Governors of the Saul and Claribel Simkin Center, a seniors’ housing complex in Winnipeg, Canada. Mr. Asper also served on the Boards of Trustees of Brandeis and the University of Winnipeg Foundation. He holds an honorary Doctorate in Laws from that institution.