David McAusland is a senior partner in the firm of McCarthy Tétrault. He advises corporations, shareholders and entrepreneurs focusing on business development strategies, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, financings and cross-border transactions. David is a graduate of McGill University (BCL ’76, LLB ’77).
David has an impressive track record as a senior executive and director of and advisor to leading corporations. He previously held the position of Executive Vice-President, Corporate Development and Chief Legal Officer of Alcan Inc., a large global company where he played the leading role in the design and execution of major strategic initiatives. David is currently a board member of Cogeco Inc., Cogeco Cable Inc., Cascades Inc. and Khan Resources Inc. He also serves as board chair of ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. and Montrusco Bolton Investments Inc. He is involved with a number of non-profit organizations, in addition to various community causes.