Paul Summerville Event

“How the study of history can be central to an awesome career in almost everything”


Paul Summerville was born in Britain, and has studied and worked in Canada and internationally.   He is an Adjunct Professor at the Peter Gustavson School of Business.  Paul’s undergraduate major was in History from Glendon College, York University with a minor in Political Science.   He completed a Ph.D. from the University of Tokyo (1988) with a thesis on the Japanese automotive industry.  Paul worked at a number of prominent financial firms Deutsche Bank, Jardine Fleming, Lehman Brothers, RBC Capital, Richardson Greenshields, TD Securities, and Wellington Investment Management LLP in various roles. In April 2013 Paul co-founded a technology company LimeSpot. Paul ran twice for Parliament as a member of the NDP and more recently, the Liberal party.  He is the President of the Winston Churchill Society of Vancouver Island and gives speeches on Churchill’s idea of social justice.

Tuesday, October 22nd

2:30 to 4:00 pm

David Turpin Building A102