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Bill Aziz

Bill Aziz, CPA, CA

As President of BlueTree Advisors, Mr. Aziz has more than 28 years of experience as a senior executive and Director with a record of achievement in change management, corporate culture transformation, and team building.

Mr. Aziz has completed the Institute of Corporate Directors Governance College at the Rotman School of Business, University of Toronto and is a member of the Insolvency Institute of Canada.

Mr. Aziz has been an executive or board member in diverse industries, including mining, softwood lumber, steel manufacturing, refrigerated warehousing, transportation, retail, telecommunications, manufacturing, and media. He is currently the Chief Restructuring Officer of U.S. Steel, Canada and Walter Energy Canada.

He is a Director, member of the Human Resources Committee, and Chair of the Investment Committee of OMERS (the $80 billion Ontario Municipal Employees’ Retirement System) and a Director, Chair of the Audit Committee, and member of the Human Resources and Compensation Committee of Maple Leaf Foods. Mr. Aziz is also a member of the Leadership Advisory Council for Cross-Enterprise Leadership at the Ivey School of Business at Western University.