McDermott + Bull has been engaged to lead the search of The Jim Patterson Groups’ Senior Director, Corporate Development. This search will be led by McDermott + Bull Managing Partner Paul Gibbons and Principal Colin Dolson

The Jim Pattison Group (“JPG”) is a diversified holding company operating primarily in the United States and Canada. Proud of their Western Canadian heritage, Vancouver, BC, is the home of their corporate office and they have hundreds of locations worldwide. From one auto dealership in 1961, JPG has grown into its current entity through organic expansion and acquisitions. Today, they continue to grow in all business areas and constantly seek new opportunities. JPG comprises several strong and diverse operating divisions, spanning grocery retail and production; fishing; packaging; advertising and media; auto, commercial truck and agricultural equipment dealerships and leasing; transportation and distribution; entertainment; forest products; and real estate.

Reporting to the MD, Corporate Development, the Senior Director, Corporate Development will be critical in shaping JPG’s growth strategy, supporting mergers and acquisitions, strategic partnerships, and other corporate initiatives. In this key position, you will work closely with the MD, Corporate Development and key stakeholders to identify and evaluate potential growth opportunities, assess market trends, and execute strategic initiatives that align with the company’s business objectives. You will leverage your expertise in financial analysis, due diligence, and negotiation to structure deals that create long-term value for the organization. 

For more information, please contact Paul Gibbons or Colin Dolson in McDermott + Bull’s Vancouver office.