Jean M. Fraser
Retired Partner, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Ms. Fraser is a retired partner of one of Canada’s leading law firms who has advised public and private companies on corporate/governance matters, mergers and acquisitions (“M&A”) and debt and equity financings. She has provided governance advice to boards of directors and board committees of numerous public companies regarding strategic and sensitive matters. Her M&A experience includes public take-over bids, asset acquisitions and divestures, privatizations and corporate restructurings.
Ms. Fraser’s financing experience includes domestic and cross-border public and private offerings of debt and equity, initial public offerings and infrastructure financings.
Ms. Fraser is a director of Aviva Canada Inc. where she chairs the Risk Committee and is a member of the Audit and Conduct Review Committee. Ms. Fraser is a member of the independent review committee of the investment funds managed by Purpose Investments Inc. or its affiliates and serves as a director of fund corporations of which many such funds form part.
Ms. Fraser is also a former managing partner and executive committee member of her law firm.