Ed Levy, PhD
Ed Levy managed strategic alliances at QLT Inc., which he helped build into a global leader in biopharmaceuticals. He is the VP and Treasurer of the Illahie Foundation which supports innovative social and environmental initiatives including program-related investments. He serves on the boards of the BC Civil Liberties Association, Society for the Advancement of Sustainable Agriculture, Oncolytics Biotech, and WelTel, and is a former board member of Pivot Foundation, Coast Social Enterprise Foundation and Neil Squire Foundation. Ed is also adjunct professor at the W. Maurice Young Centre for Applied Ethics at the University of British Columbia and is part of a research team studying Intellectual Property and Policy relating to genomics.