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Jim Thompson

Jim Thompson


  • Institute of Corporate Directors, Certified Director ICD.D Corporate Board
  • University of Toronto Rotman School of Management Director Education Program


A highly respected and accomplished Business Leader with over 40 years’ experience with the world's number 1 retailer. A broad global perspective, North and Central America and Asia. A balanced and influential executive, which lead Wal-Mart Canada's biggest year of expansion. A record of consistently identifying innovative business opportunities, leading the SuperCentre format development and rollout in Canada. A reputation of high values and integrity, recognized for being a Corporate Cultural Champion.

Non-for-Profit activities included Board Member of the Children's Miracle Network, Royal Canadian Mounted Police Foundation and Presidents Advisory Counsel for Toronto Habitat for Humanity.