Chair, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer
Chris Clark is the former Chief Executive Officer and Canadian Senior Partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. He held this position from July 2005 to July 2011, prior to which he served in a variety of leadership and client facing roles within PwC. Mr. Clark now serves as a corporate director. He also serves on a variety of not-for-profit boards including the Conference Board of Canada, the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer Corporation and the Advisory Board of the Queen’s School of Business. He was born in Toronto and received his Honours degree in Commerce from Queen’s University and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Toronto. An avid runner, skier and hockey player, he was diagnosed with head and neck cancer in May 2006. In overcoming this personal crisis, he has become a front-line advocate for openness in discussing health issues and providing networks of support both within PwC and the communities served by the firm.