Mr. Stephen A. Jarislowsky is an Independent Director at Goodfellow, Inc. and a Founder & Chairman Emeritus at Jarislowsky, Fraser Ltd.
He is on the Board of Directors at Goodfellow, Inc., Canadian Coalition for Good Governance, Canadian Foundation For Advancement of Investor Rights and Institute for Governance of Private & Public Organizations.
Mr. Jarislowsky worked three years with Alcan Aluminium in Montreal and briefly returned to the United States prior to starting Jarislowsky, Fraser Limited in June of 1955 in Montreal. His directorships during his lifetime of some 30 companies include, SNC-Lavalin, Canadian Marconi, Abitibi Consolidated, Southam, Unimedia, The Daily Telegraph (UK), Didier Refractories, Swiss Bank Corporation, Canon Canada, Velan Inc., Canfor (formerly Slocan) and former Chairman of Goodfellow Inc.
He received his B. Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University and graduated with an MA and Phi Beta Kappa Honours from University of Chicago.
He followed this with MBA studies at Harvard Business School, graduating in 1949 with distinction.