2018 Paul Hill Inspirational Speaker - Dominic Barton Visits Campus
Athol Murray College of Notre Dame
Athol Murray College of Notre Dame is excited to welcome our 2018 Paul Hill Inspirational Speaker Mr.Dominic Barton to campus today.
About Mr. Dominic Barton:
Dominic Barton is a Ugandan-born Canadian management consultant and business executive. He was the Managing Director of McKinsey & Company from 2009 to 2018.
Barton attended the University of British Columbia, where he earned a Bachelor's degree in economics.He was awarded a Rhodes Scholarship and attended Oxford University, where he received an MPhil degree in economics. After graduating, Barton worked briefly as a currency analyst for N M Rothschild & Sons in London. In 1986, he was hired by McKinsey & Company to work in the company's Toronto office. He worked from that office as a management consultant for eleven years.He was nominated to be a partner earlier than normal, but was not promoted to that level until his third attempt.
In July 2009 Barton was elected to the position of Managing Director of McKinsey & Company, based on a vote of 400 senior partners. Barton was re-elected to a second three-year term in 2012 and a third term in 2015.
On the 19th of June, 2018, Barton was named the 11th chancellor of the University of Waterloo, following his involvement in the HeForShe equity initiative.