The Hon. Maurizio Bevilacqua is currently serving his second term as the Mayor of the City of Vaughan.
In addition to his role as a Director on the Alectra Inc. Board, Maurizio is Chair of the utility’s Integration Committee.
Before becoming Mayor, Maurizio was a Member of Parliament for 22 years and served in several roles including Minister of State for Finance, Minister of State for Science, Research and Development, as well as Chairman of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance. Maurizio is also currently Vice Chairman of VersaBank.
He is the recipient of numerous awards including ‘Premio Italiani nel Mondo’ awarded by the Italian Government to individuals of Italian heritage who have served as outstanding role models; The State of Israel Bonds Canada, for his contribution to improving labour-management relations; and in recognition of his work advancing Canada/US relations, he was presented with the Key to the City of Dallas.
Maurizio is a graduate of York University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree. He is also a graduate of the Directors Education Program from the Institute of Corporate Directors and Rotman School of Management.