THE HONOURABLE JAMES MOORE
James Moore is a Senior Business Advisor at the multinational law firm Dentons and a Public Policy Advisor at the global firm Edelman. He is also the national vice-chair of the Canadian Cancer Society, a member of the NAFTA Council for the Government of Canada, a corporate director and was the 6th Chancellor of the University of Northern British Columbia.
Previously he served as Canada’s Minister of Industry, Minister of Canadian Heritage & Official Languages and Secretary of State for the Asia Pacific Gateway and Minister for the 2010 Olympics over a 5-term, 15-year career as a Member of Parliament. He was the senior regional minister for the province of British Columbia and the is the youngest cabinet minister and Member of Parliament in B.C.’s history.