H. Arnold Steinberg

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H. Arnold Steinberg
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H. Arnold Steinberg in 2013
18th Chancellor of McGill University
In office
Personal details
Born(1933-05-12)May 12, 1933
Montreal, Quebec
DiedDecember 11, 2015(2015-12-11) (aged 82)
Montreal, Quebec

H. Arnold Steinberg (May 12, 1933 – December 11, 2015)[1] was a Canadian businessman and philanthropist of Jewish descent.[2] He was the Chancellor of McGill University serving from 2009 through 2014.[3]

He studied at McGill University and Harvard University.

In 1957, he started working at Dominion Securities Corp. Ltd. before joining Steinberg Inc. in 1958. He would remain at the company until 1989 and was Chief Financial Officer.[4]

Steinberg died suddenly in Montreal, Quebec from a heart attack on December 11, 2015 at the age of 82.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. Peggy Curran (May 14, 2009). "Steinberg named McGill chancellor". Montreal Gazette. Steinberg, who celebrated his 76th birthday Tuesday
  2. www2.canada.com
  3. "Arnold Steinberg named Chancellor of McGill". McGill University.
  4. Elizabeth Lumley (2004). Canadian Who's Who. University of Toronto Press. p. 1241.
  5. Arnold Steinberg, former McGill chancellor, dead at 82