Mr. Turner, age 52, is partner of the law firm of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, a firm he joined in 1991. He is co-head of Osler’s Asia Pacific initiative and formerly served as the National Co-Chair of the firm’s Corporate Group. Mr. Turner currently practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. He routinely advises companies and other enterprises in the resource, financial services and technology sectors on matters involving acquisitions, dispositions, strategic alliances, governance and corporate finance. Mr. Turner previously worked in the firm’s New York and Toronto offices and has served on secondment with investment banks in both those cities, specifically with Morgan Stanley and BMO Nesbitt Burns. He serves as a director on the boards of a number of public and private entities, including Jura Energy Corporation, an independent upstream oil and gas company, Gap Canada, Mertex Canada, and EIS Canada. Mr. Turner holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Victoria.