Blake is a member of the nominations and remuneration committees.
Blake is the executive chairman of AGF Management Limited, a publicly traded, global investment management firm based in Toronto. He first joined AGF in 1987 and held a series of senior positions before being appointed president in 1997, chief executive officer in 2000 and chairman in 2006. Prior to that, he worked in corporate banking for a major Canadian bank.
Professional qualifications/ memberships
Blake holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, is a member of the Toronto Society of Financial Analysts and a Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Bankers. He also sits on a number of private and not-for-profit boards.
Blake has received numerous honours in recognition of his personal and professional achievements. Most recently, in December 2018, he was named a Member of the Order of Canada, which is Canada’s second highest honour for merit.