Appleby College

Appleby College

August 18, 2010 13:42 ET

New Chairman Elected for Appleby College

OAKVILLE, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 18, 2010) - The Appleby College Board of Governors is pleased to announce the election of Malcolm L. Butterfield to the position of Chairman. A leader in his field, Butterfield is Appleby College's 13th Chairman in the school's impressive 99-year history.

A partner with KPMG Advisory Limited, Bermuda, Butterfield is responsible for the firm's Advisory Practice. Prior to joining KPMG, Butterfield served as Bermuda's Registrar of Companies from 1990 to 1995 where he was responsible for the regulation of all companies registered in Bermuda. During this time Butterfield was also the Official Receiver for Bermuda.

A strong supporter of the Appleby community, Butterfield has served on Appleby College's Board of Governors since 2003 and is the school's first Chairman to be based outside of Canada.

"I look forward to continue serving Appleby College, one of the world's leading independent schools, and its Board of Governors, in my new role as Chairman," said Malcolm L. Butterfield. "I consider it a privilege that I have been given this opportunity, to help the school pursue its extraordinary vision."

Butterfield succeeds Mr. John See, Executive Vice President, TD Wealth Management, who served as Appleby College's Chairman from 2002 to 2010.

"Appleby College will benefit greatly from the expertise and leadership Malcolm will bring to the role as Chairman," said Guy McLean, Principal, Appleby College. "With Malcolm as Chairman, we will continue to focus on the future, strategically investing in global education and 21st century learning."

About Appleby College

Appleby College is a non-profit, independent school for more than 750 young men and women in Grades 7 to 12. Founded in 1911, Appleby offers a university preparatory education to both boarding and day students. The curriculum offers an exceptionally diverse education that combines rigorous academics with dynamic arts, athletics and community service. For more information, visit www.appleby.on.ca.

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