Peter Munk is the Founder and Chairman of the Board of
Barrick Gold Corporation. A well-known Canadian business leader
and philanthropist, Mr. Munk has built several enterprises that
have achieved outstanding performances. Starting in 1983, Mr.
Munk and his management team have developed Barrick into one of
the world's most successful gold producers. Peter Munk's
business strengths are evident in Barrick's sound financial
management, entrepreneurial character and solid balance sheet.
Mr. Munk graduated in Electrical Engineering from the
University of Toronto in 1952. Among numerous other public
honors, he is a Companion of the Order of Canada, the country's
highest honor for a private citizen.