Securities Law

BCN 2005/17 - Securities Policy Advisory Committee [BCN - Lapsed]

Published Date: 2005-04-01
Rescinded Date: 2012-05-31

The Commission is pleased to announce that the Minister of Small Business and Economic Development has appointed five new members and re-appointed two existing members to SPAC for a term of one year effective April 1, 2005. They are:

David Bustos, Scotia Capital Inc.
Marc Castonguay, Pacific Corporate Trust Company
Philip J. Dowad, KPMG
Dean E. Holley, CMC Capital Market Consulting Corp.
Lawrence A.W. Nielsen, Phillips, Hager & North Investment Management Ltd.
Victor J. O’Connor, McCullough O’Connor Irwin
Ali Pejman, Canaccord Capital Corporation 

SPAC is a volunteer committee that provides advice to the Commission on administrative, regulatory and legislative matters affecting the securities industry in the province. SPAC members are appointed by the minister responsible for the administration of the Securities Act and may also provide advice to the minister.

The Commission would like to take this opportunity to thank the following individuals for their contribution to SPAC during their years of service:

James L. Heppell, Catalyst Corporate Finance Lawyers
Cecilia Wong, Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd.
Brooke S. Campbell, Odlum Brown Limited
Brenda A. Irwin, Business Development Bank of Canada
Alan Dixon, Dixon Capital Corp.

The current members of SPAC are:

Stewart L. Lockwood, Vector Corporate Finance Lawyers, Chair
Philip J. Dowad, KPMG
Victor J. O’Connor, McCullough O’Connor Irwin
Peter S. Gemmel, Assante Financial Management Ltd.
Gordon Keep, Endeavour Financial
Allan Wallace, CIBC World Markets
Susan Copland, TSX Venture Inc.
David Bustos, Scotia Capital Inc.
Marc Castonguay, Pacific Corporate Trust Company
Dean E. Holley, CMC Capital Market Consulting Corp.
Lawrence A.W. Nielsen, Phillips, Hager & North Investment Management Ltd.
Ali Pejman, Canaccord Capital Corporation

SPAC’s secretary is Charlotte Bell, Catalyst Corporate Finance Lawyers.

April 1, 2005

Douglas M. Hyndman
Chair

This Notice may refer to other documents. These documents can be found at the B.C. Securities Commission public website at www.bcsc.bc.ca in the section Securities Law & Policy: Policy & Instruments.