Dr. Daniel F. Muzyka joined The Conference Board of Canada as President and Chief Executive Officer in August 2012. He is also the RBC Financial Group Professor of Entrepreneurship at the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business.
He was previously the Dean at the Sauder School of Business at UBC. Prior to 1999, Dr. Muzyka taught and held senior administrative positions at Harvard Business School, INSEAD, Babson College, Northeastern University, Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania) and Williams College.
He worked in industry with General Electric and Braxton Associates. In addition, he has been an active board member on a number of corporate, regulatory, and venture boards.
Dr. Muzyka currently serves or has served on various government councils, including Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council, the B.C. Competition Council, and the B.C. Premier’s Technology Council.
Dr. Muzyka holds a DBA from Harvard University, an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania, and a BA from Williams College. He has been awarded the National Order of Merit by the Government of France.