Chairman of Calian Group Ltd.
Currently George holds the position of Chairman of Calian Group Ltd. He is also Vice-Chair of the main oversight board (i.e., Standcom) of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent in Geneva. He has chaired or sat on numerous other boards including Health Standards Organization/Accreditation Canada, HealthcareCan and Unicef Canada to name a few.
George is President of WebX Consulting Ltd., where he recently acted as a mental health advisor to the New Brunswick Minister of Health.
In his past career, George was President & CEO of the Royal Ottawa Health Care Group – one of Canada’s foremost mental health care, teaching and research hospitals.
In total, George has served as a CEO for over 35 years, including at the Canadian Red Cross Society, the International Federation of Red Cross / Red Crescent Societies in Geneva and the Canadian Dental Association. He is the recipient of numerous National and State awards and honours, including the Queen’s Golden Jubilee medal, and The Vanier award as one of five outstanding young Canadians under 40.