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Charles Lake Gundy

Charles Lake Gundy, Canadian investment executive. Served to major with Canadian Army, 1941-1945.; Member Canadian Society Clinical Investigation (honorary), Canadian Association for Advancement Health Sciences (founding), Investment Dealers Association Canada (honorary president 1961, chairman senior advising committee 1969), Board Trade, Zeta Psi.; Member United Church Canada.

Background

  • Gundy, Charles Lake was born on February 6, 1905 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Son of James Henry and Serena Lake (Clarke) Gundy.

  • Education

    • Student Appleby College, Oakville, Ontario, 1913-1923, U. Toronto, 1923-1926. Doctor of Laws, University Toronto, 1969.

    Career

    • With Wood Gundy Ltd., Toronto, 1926-1978, sales manager, 1939-1941, vice president, 1945-1948, president, 1948-1967, chairman, 1967-1978, also director. Partner Wood, Gundy & Company. Director Abitibi Paper Limited company, Canada Cement Lafarge Ltd., Massey-Ferguson Ltd., Simpsons, Ltd., Simpsons-Sears, Ltd., United Corps., Ltd.

      Chairman board of trustees Hospital for Sick Children, 1960-1972.

    Membership

    Served to major with Canadian Army, 1941-1945. Member Canadian Society Clinical Investigation (honorary), Canadian Association for Advancement Health Sciences (founding), Investment Dealers Association Canada (honorary president 1961, chairman senior advising committee 1969), Board Trade, Zeta Psi. Member United Church Canada.

    Clubs: Toronto, Golf, York (Toronto).

    Connections

    • Married Virginia Diana Antoinette Ritchi, June 2, 1939.
    • father: James Henry Gundy
    • mother: Serena Lake (Clarke) Gundy
    • spouse: Virginia Diana Antoinette Ritchi
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    Born February 6, 1905
    Died September 15, 1978
    (aged 73)
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