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Belinda Stronach

Politician
Female
Born May 2, 1966

Belinda Caroline Stronach, PC is a Canadian businesswoman, philanthropist and former politician. She was a Member of Parliament (MP) in the Canadian House of Commons from 2004 to 2008. Originally elected as a Conservative, she later crossed the floor to join the Liberals. From May 17, 2005 to February 6, 2006, she was the Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development and Minister responsible for Democratic Renewal in the government of Paul Martin.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1966 Birth Born on May 2, 1966.

TWENTIES

1988 22 Years Old Stronach was a member of the board of directors of Magna from 1988 until 2004.
1995 29 Years Old She became a vice-president of the company in 1995 and executive vice-president in 1999, until her appointment as president and chief executive officer. … Read More

THIRTIES

2001 35 Years Old 1 More Event
In February 2001, she was appointed chief executive officer of Magna, succeeding Donald J. Walker (who became CEO of Magna spinoff Intier Automotive Inc.), and in January 2002, she also became its president. … Read More
2002 - 2003 2 More Events
In 2004, Stronach contested the leadership of the newly formed Conservative Party. … Read More
…  From May 17, 2005 to February 6, 2006, she was the Minister of Human Resources and Skills Development and Minister responsible for Democratic Renewal in the government of Paul Martin.

FORTIES

Although the Liberals lost the 2006 federal election, Stronach won re-election as a Liberal candidate by a greater margin than she had in the 2004 election as a Conservative. … Read More
2007 - 2008 2 More Events
2009 43 Years Old She championed the one-member, one-vote policy officially adopted by the Liberal Party of Canada in 2009 in an effort to democratize the Party's leadership election process.
After leaving politics, she served as the executive vice-chairman of Magna International, Canada's largest automotive parts manufacturer until December 31, 2010. … Read More
2011 45 Years Old After leaving Magna, together with her father, they created the Stronach Group in mid 2011. … Read More
2012 46 Years Old In May 2012, Dr. Anthony Melman and Stronach announced a partnership and established Acasta Capital Inc.
2014 48 Years Old On November 20, 2014, Stronach co-chaired Covenant House Toronto's Executive Sleep Out 2014 Edition with Tim Lieweke (MLSE President& CEO). … Read More

FIFTIES

2016 50 Years Old In February 2016, together with business partners Holly Fennell, and well known Canadian marketing executive Beverley Hammond, Stronach launched Ace Quencher Solutions, a line of all-natural beauty products.
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