Advisory Board Member
Norman M. Steinberg is Vice-Chair of BFL Canada, where he also sits on the Board of Directors and chairs the Nominating and Governance Committee.
From April 2017 to July 2019, Mr. Steinberg was Chair Emeritus of Norton Rose Fulbright Canada. Previously, Mr. Steinberg was Co-Chair and then Chair of Norton Rose Fulbright and its predecessor firm, Ogilvy Renault. He was also Global Chair of Norton Rose Fulbright, one of the largest law firms in the world with 4000 lawyers in 60 offices. At Norton Rose Fulbright and its predecessor firms, Mr. Steinberg focused on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, privatization and corporate governance.
Mr. Steinberg is also a Director of Dorel Industries where he chairs the Nominating and Governance Committee, Director of Fiera Capital where he is a member of the Nominating and Governance Committee, Senior Advisor to Persistence Capital Partners (private equity), Co-Chair of Women in Governance, Chair of the Board of Governors of the Montreal Symphony Orchestra, Chair of The McGill University Health Centre Foundation, member of the Board of Directors and Organizing Committee as well as former Canadian Co-Chair of the Australia-Canada Economic Leadership Forum, and Strategic Advisor of Vanadium One Iron Corp.
He served as a director of numerous other boards, including Gildan Activewear, Canadian Marconi Company, Centraide of Montreal, the Foundation of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, and was former president of the Canadian Club of Montreal.
Mr. Steinberg holds a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Civil Law from McGill University in Montréal, Québec.