Arvind Gupta, former PIMS Deputy Director, named UBC’s 13th President

  • Date: 03/12/2014

PIMS congratulates Arvind Gupta, current CEO and Scientific Director of Mitacs and former PIMS Deputy Director, on his appointment as the 13th President and Vice Chancellor of the University of British Columbia.

Alejandro Adem, PIMS Director, remarked: "Arvind Gupta is a remarkable individual who has played a leading role in promoting science and innovation in Canada. He was one of the founders of PIMS and we are thrilled to see a member of the mathematical sciences community take on such a distinguished leadership role. Wewish him all the best in his new role."