James M. Brown, CBV

Director, BC Hydro

Re-appointed December 31, 2016

Mr. Brown is Vice Chairman of Canaccord Genuity Corp., a leading independent investment dealer. He is also a Managing Director in the firm's Investment Banking Department and has spent over 20 years in both the Canadian and U.S. capital markets. Mr. Brown is based in Boston, Massachusetts and maintains an office in Vancouver.

Mr. Brown is a graduate with distinction of McGill University (B.A.) and is a Chartered Business Valuator (a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators). He has served on the National Advisory Committee for the Toronto Stock Exchange Group, holds the Institute of Corporate Directors Designation and is a member of the Young President's Organization.

Mr. Brown's term as a director was renewed in 2016 for a further term expiring December 31, 2017.