Andy Morrison

Andy Morrison retired in 2016 as the Chief Executive Officer of Arctic Co-operatives Limited, a position he has held since 1995.  In this position, Andy was responsible to the elected Board of Directors of this aboriginal-owned and democratically controlled Co-operative federation. His role included the provision of leadership, direction and support in the business affairs, operations and governance of Arctic Co-ops, including the provision of a wide range of operational and technical support services to the locally-owned and controlled Co-ops in the Canadian Arctic.

Between 1986 and 1995, Andy was the General Manager of Arctic Co-operative Development Fund, the financial arm of the Co-op System in the Arctic. Andy also held financial management positions with Arctic Co-operatives Limited including that of Controller and Manager of the Member Accounting Department.

Prior to joining Arctic Co-ops, Andy held a number of retail and financial positions with Co-operatives in Atlantic Canada. He is a graduate of Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Andy has a broad range of Co-operative and corporate experience on the Boards of Directors of numerous Co-operative and private sector organizations in the fields of housing, insurance, communications, finance and advocacy.