Christopher West

After a lengthy career in Canada, the U.K. and the U.S. as a private investor and entrepreneur, Chris returned to his home town, Kingston, in 2006 to establish a thriving local practice for the venerable Montreal investment firm, MacDougall, MacDougall & MacTier.

Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts from Queen's University. His real education, though, has been courtesy of the school of experience. He has founded and operated numerous enterprises at home and abroad, among them, Pegasus Communications Inc., Grosvenor House Press Inc., and Engaging Minds LLC.

In addition to his current responsibilities as a Board Director of the Community Foundation for Kingston & Area, Chris chairs the Board of Trustees of the Marine Museum of the Great Lakes.