Jim Pattison

Chair and CEO
The Jim Pattison Group

Jim Pattison, OBC, OC, is chair, CEO and sole owner of the Jim Pattison Group – Canada’s second-largest privately held company. The group has 49,000 employees worldwide, annual sales of $14 billion and operations in 590 locations. He was the volunteer chair, president and CEO of Expo 86, a world-class exposition held in Vancouver in 1986.