David Harquail
David Harquail
Chair
Franco-Nevada Corporation

David Harquail was appointed Chair of the Board of Franco-Nevada Corporation in May 2020. Prior to that, he served as its CEO and started by leading Franco-Nevada’s successful $1.3 billion initial public offering in 2007. Since the IPO, Franco-Nevada has grown into the leading precious metals royalty company with a market value exceeding $26 billion. He also serves as Past Chair and a director of the World Gold Council, as a director of the Bank of Montreal and as a cabinet member of the United Way’s Greater Toronto Campaign. He is also the benefactor of the Harquail School of Earth Sciences and its Mineral Exploration Research Centre at Laurentian University in Sudbury as well the at the Harquail Centre for Neuromodulation at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto. He graduated as a Geological Engineer from the University of Toronto and as an MBA from McGill University.

Email: sdfsdf@sdf.com