Board of Directors

V. Prem Watsa , , , Founder & Chairman
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Mr. Watsa has been the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited since 1985. He has served as Vice President of Hamblin Watsa Investment Counsel Ltd. since 1985. Mr. Watsa formerly served as Vice President of GW Asset Management from 1983 to 1984 and in various positions, ultimately as a Vice President, with Confederation Life Investment Counsel from 1974 to 1983. Mr. Watsa is also a director of BlackBerry Limited.

Anthony F. Griffiths , , , Lead Director, Chair of the Governance, Compensation and Nominating Committee
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Mr. Griffiths is an independent business consultant and corporate director. He is also a director of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited and the Chairman of Novadaq Technologies Inc. Mr. Griffiths was the Chairman of Mitel Corporation from 1987 to 1993, and from 1991 to 1993 assumed the positions of President and Chief Executive Officer in addition to that of Chairman.

Christopher Hodgson , , , Independent Director
Markham, Ontario, Canada

Mr. Hodgson is the President of the Ontario Mining Association, President of Chris Hodgson Enterprises and a board member for Canadian Orebodies Inc. He previously served as Lead Director for The Brick Ltd. He entered provincial politics in 1994 as the MPP for Haliburton-Victoria-Brock and, following the 1995 general election, was appointed as Ontario’s Minister of Natural Resources and Minister of Northern Development and Mines. During his time as Minister, Mr. Hodgson was recognized for creating new opportunities and growth within Ontario’s mining industry. Between 1995 and 2003, he also served as Deputy House Leader, Chairman of the Management Board of Cabinet, Commissioner of the Board of Internal Economy, and Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing. Previously he enjoyed a career in municipal government and real-estate development and is an Honours Bachelor of Arts graduate from Trent University.

Alan Horn , , , Independent Director, Chair of the Audit Committee
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Mr. Horn is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Rogers Telecommunications Limited. Mr. Horn previously served as Chairman of Rogers Communications Inc. from March 2006 to December 2017. He served as Acting President and Chief Executive Officer of Rogers Communications Inc. during 2008. Mr. Horn was Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Rogers Communications Inc. from 1996 to 2006 and was President and Chief Operating Officer of Rogers Telecommunications Limited from 1990 to 1996. Mr. Horn is a director of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited. Mr. Horn is a Chartered Accountant and a director and a member of the audit committee of CCL Industries Inc.

Sumit Maheshwari , ,

Mr. Maheshwari is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Fairbridge Capital Private Limited and has been an integral part of the Fairbridge team since 2011. Prior to joining Fairbridge, Mr. Maheshwari was at KPMG in India in their audit and accounting advisory practices. Mr. Maheshwari is a recognized accounting expert, with particular strength in translating between Indian GAAP, U.S. GAAP and IFRS accounting standards. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant, holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad, and Bachelor of Commerce & Master of Commerce degrees from the University of Mumbai. Mr. Maheshwari serves on the board of directors of National Collateral Management Services Limited, NCML Finance Private Limited and Fairchem Specialty Limited, they are investees of Fairfax India.

Deepak Parekh , , , Independent Director
Mumbai, India

Mr. Parekh serves as the Chairman of Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited, a housing finance company in India which he joined in 1978. Mr. Parekh is the non-executive Chairman of GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and Siemens Ltd and serves as a director of several Indian public companies, including Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, the Indian Hotels Co Ltd and Network 18 Media & Investments Limited. Mr. Parekh also serves as a director of DP World Limited, a company listed on NASDAQ Dubai, and Vedanta Resources PLC, a company listed on the London Stock Exchange. Mr. Parekh received a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the Bombay University and holds a Chartered Accountant degree from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales.

Chandran Ratnaswami , , , Chief Executive Officer
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Mr. Ratnaswami is the Managing Director of Hamblin Watsa Investment Counsel Ltd. At Hamblin Watsa, Mr. Ratnaswami is responsible for portfolio investments in Asia. Mr. Ratnaswami joined Hamblin Watsa in 1993 as director of International Investments. Mr. Ratnaswami has been a non-executive director of Thomas Cook India since August 22, 2012, and a director of India Infoline Limited since May 15, 2012. He serves as a director of First Capital Insurance Limited, a director of Fairbridge Capital Private Limited, and has been a director of ZoomerMedia Ltd. since November 4, 2010. He serves as a non-executive director of ICICI Lombard and has been a director of Thai Reinsurance Public Company Limited since February 2012.

Lauren Templeton , , , Independent Director

Ms. Templeton is the founder and President of Templeton and Phillips Capital Management, LLC, a value investing boutique located in Chattanooga, Tennessee, where she is also a registered investment advisor. Ms. Templeton serves on the Board of Trustees at the Baylor School and is a member of Rotary International, serving on the investment committees of each of the Chattanooga Rotary Club 103 and The Rotary Foundation. She is the founder and former President of the Southeastern Hedge Fund Association, Inc. and was previously a member of the Board of Directors of the Memorial Hospital Foundation, the Finance Advisory Board of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and served on the Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors. Ms. Templeton received a B.A. in Economics from the University of the South. Ms. Templeton is a director of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited, the parent of Fairfax India.