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Age : 69
Public asset : 2,249,251 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Toronto-Dominion Bank - TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. - Domtar Corp (USA)

Mr. Brian M. Levitt is Non-Executive Chairman at The Toronto-Dominion Bank, Chairman at Montréal Museum of Fine Arts, Non-Executive Co-Chairman at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP and Chairman of Judicial Compensation & Benefits Commission of Canada.

He is on the Board of Directors at TD Ameritrade Holding Corp., Domtar Corp., Stelco Holdings, Inc. and C.D. Howe Institute. Mr. Levitt was previously employed as an Independent Director by Talisman Energy, Inc., Chairman by Domtar, Inc., and President & Chief Executive Officer by Imasco Ltd.

He also served on the board at Bell Canada, Inc., Alcan, Inc., Cossette Communication Group, Inc., BCE, Inc., Fednav Ltd. and Telesat Canada Ltd.

He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Toronto and a graduate degree from the University of Toronto.

Current positions of Brian Levitt 
NameTitle Since
Toronto-Dominion Bank
Non-Executive Chairman 2008
TD Ameritrade Holding Corp.
(Investment Banking & Brokerage Services)
Director 2016
Domtar Corp (USA)
(Paper Products)
Independent Non-Executive Director 2007
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP Non-Executive Co-Chairman 1976
Montréal Museum of Fine Arts Chairman 2008
Judicial Compensation & Benefits Commission of Canada Chairman -
C.D. Howe Institute Vice Chairman -
Stelco Holdings, Inc. Lead Independent Director -

Holdings of Brian Levitt 
Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD)
30,0000.0016%1,688,100 USD
TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. (AMTD)
Investment Banking & Brokerage Services
11,4990.0020%561,151 USD
Domtar Corp (USA) (UFS)
Paper Products
00.0000%0 USD

Brian Levitt : Personal Network 

Biography of Brian Levitt 
Steven David "Steve" Levitt (born May 29, 1967) is an American economist known for his work in the field of crime, in particular on the link between legalized abortion and crime rates. Winner of the 2003 John Bates Clark Medal, he is currently the William B. Ogden Distinguished Service Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago, director of the Becker Center on Chicago Price Theory at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He was co-editor of the Journal of Political Economy published by the University of Chicago Press until December 2007. He co-authored the best-selling book Freakonomics (2005) and its sequels SuperFreakonomics (2009) and Think Like a Freak (2014). He is a grand-nephew of Robert L. May, the lyricist of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. In 2009, Levitt co-founded TGG Group, a business band philanthropy consulting company. He was chosen as one of Time magazine's "100 People Who Shape Our World" in 2006.

Levitt was born in 1967 and attended St. Paul Academy and Summit School, graduated from Harvard University in 1989 with his B.A. in economics summa cum laude, and received his Ph.D. in economics from MIT in 1994. He is currently the William B. Ogden Distinguished Service Professor and the director of The Becker Center on Price Theory at the University of Chicago. In 2003 he won the John Bates Clark Medal, awarded every two years by the American Economic Association to the most promising U.S. economist under the age of 40.
In April 2005 Levitt published his first book, Freakonomics (coauthored with Stephen J. Dubner), which became a New York Times bestseller. Levitt and Dubner also started a blog (). Levitt is an honorary professor at [University].

Source @ Wikipedia

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Brian Levitt : Connections 
North Channel Management, Inc.
State Farm Insurance Cos.
Harmless Harvest, Inc.
Winsco Enterprises, Inc.
CelluForce, Inc.
Ravinia Festival Association
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co.
North Channel Capital Partners, Inc.

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