- Nov 02 2021
- 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
ROD SENFT LECTURE: HARVEY SECTER, O.M. ON THE IMPACT OF SUCCESSFUL FAMILY BUSINESSES ON COMMUNITIES
The Faculty of Law is pleased to present the Rod Senft Lecture in Family Business Law, featuring Harvey Secter, O.M. [BComm/67, LLB/92] on Tuesday, November 2 at 12:00 p.m.
Mr. Secter’s talk will focus on “Successful family businesses build strong economies and healthy communities: The advisor’s role in perpetuating the virtuous circle.”
Mr. Secter will welcome questions after the presentation. This event is eligible for 1 Law Society of Manitoba CPD credit.
To attend, please RSVP using this form: https://forms.office.com/r/erdePWhAcA. The Zoom link will be sent to registered guests prior to the event.
About Harvey Secter
After completing a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 1967, Mr. Secter directed the growth of his family’s retail business, Ricki’s Canada Limited, from a ten-store chain to a multi-divisional national operation of 150 stores. He was a member of the ownership group of the Winnipeg Jets and pursued a business career until 1988 when he returned to the University of Manitoba to pursue a law degree, graduating with the Gold Medal in 1992. He then obtained a Master of Laws degree at Harvard where he became a visiting researcher and instructor for Harvard’s program on negotiation. Returning to Manitoba, he was an instructor at the Faculty of Law from 1995 to 1999 before serving as Dean of Law from 1999 to 2008. He then served as Chancellor of the University of Manitoba from 2010 to 2019.