Gordon Campbell is the former Premier of British Columbia (2001-2011), and Leader of the provincial Liberal Party. Gordon is well known globally for his progressive leadership in implementing a revenue-neutral provincial carbon tax in 2008 that led to significant reductions in carbon emissions.
Most recently, Gordon was the Canadian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom (2011-2016), and Canada’s Representative to the Ismaili Imamat (2014-2016). Prior to his role as Premier, Gordon was the Mayor of Vancouver (1986-1993). Gordon holds an MBA from Simon Fraser University.