Alvin G. Libin
Executive Committee Member
Alvin G. Libin is a native Calgarian with business interests in real estate, oil and gas and financial services. Libin is the president and Chief Executive Officer of Balmon Investments Ltd., a private management services and investment company. He has a strong commitment to the city of Calgary and to the province of Alberta and has provided leadership in various volunteer positions.
In 2003, Libin and his wife Mona, through the Alvin and Mona Libin Foundation, established the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta in partnership with the University of Calgary and Alberta Health Services. Its mission is to provide world-class cardiovascular health care, education and research for Southern Alberta.
Libin is a past chairman of the Alberta Ingenuity Fund, a foundation created by the government of Alberta to stimulate and support science and engineering research for the benefit of Albertans. He also serves as director of several corporate and community boards.
Libin is an Officer of the Order of Canada and holds an Honourary Doctors of Law degree from the University of Calgary. He was inducted into the Alberta Order of Excellence in 2004.