Mr. Milroy is a director of Generation Capital Limited, a private family office located in Toronto. He is a director of APi Group, where he serves as a member of the Audit Committee and as chair of the Compensation Committee, and a director of Interfor Corporation, where he serves as chair of the Audit Committee and as a member of the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee. Mr. Milroy previously served as a director of Restaurant Brands Inc. and one of its predecessors, Tim Hortons Inc., serving on the Audit Committee of both companies.
Mr. Milroy has sat on the boards of numerous not-for-profit organizations. He currently sits on the board of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) Foundation (past chair), the Century Initiative, Evergreen, and the Pacific Parkinson’s Research Institute.
Mr. Milroy worked for BMO Financial Group from 1993 to his retirement in 2015. From 2008 to 2014, Mr. Milroy served as CEO of BMO Capital Markets, where he was responsible for all of BMO Financial Group’s businesses involving corporate, institutional and government clients globally. In 2014, BMO Capital Markets had revenues in excess of $3.7bn and net income of approx. $1.1bn and employed approximately 2400 people in Canada, the United States and international markets. Mr. Milroy was a member of the BMO Financial Group’s Executive Committee, Operating Committee, Management Committee, Risk Management and Reputational Risk committees, as well as various other oversight committees. For over 21 years, Mr. Milroy held progressively senior positions within the investment banking group. From 1988 to 1993, Mr. Milroy worked in the investment banking industry in New York and Toronto. He began his career practicing securities law in Toronto.
Mr. Milroy holds a Bachelor of Law and Master of Law from Cambridge University, an LLB from Dalhousie University, and a Bachelor of Arts from McGill University. He has completed the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School. Mr. Milroy is a member of the Law Society of Ontario.