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Mr. Daniel Holland MBA, ICD.D

Daniel is the President & CEO of W5 Business Group, an advisory services firm specializing in mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. He has worked in finance, investment banking, management consulting and business development.

He returned home to Nova Scotia in 2006 – after nine years in Europe – to lead Beacon Securities Limited from a regional to a national investment dealer. Daniel has a BA in International Political Science from McGill and an MBA from INSEAD (Fontainebleau, France). He is fluently bilingual. Daniel completed the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) Directors’ Education Program in 2015.

An active volunteer, Daniel is Chair of Leave Out Violence Nova Scotia and is a member of the Board of the McGill Institute for the Study of Canada. He recently stepped down after six years on the Boards of the Atlantic Provinces Economic Council and the Neptune Theatre.