Biography - Vijay Kanwar

Vijay KanwarLLM (Osgoode 2012), BE, MBA, ICD.D

Mr. Vijay Jeet Kanwar was appointed to the Board of Governors on July 1, 2013 and serves on the Governance and Human Resources and Finance and Audit Committees.

Mr. Kanwar is President and Co-founder of KMH Cardiology & Diagnostic Centres, the largest provider of nuclear cardiology in North America and is Ontario's first independent PET/CT provider.  In addition to KMH, he has developed Transamerica Medical, a medical supplies company, and Lambardar, a design and construction firm.

Vijay is a recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in health sciences; the Government of Ontario New Pioneer Award in entrepreneurship; and the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal.   He is  past Chair of the Board of Directors of the Greater Toronto Airport Authority; a member of Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada; Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment Team Up Foundation; and the Board of Advisors of the Schulich School of Business.