Gerald W. Schwartz, born in Winnipeg, Manitoba in 1940, is a Canadian businessman. He helped initiate CanWest Global Communications Incorporated in 1977 and Onex Corporation in 1983. Since 1999, he has been a Scotiabank director. He likewise founded the Canadian Council for Israel and Jewish Advocacy in 2004. With a current net worth of CA$1.5 billion, he was considered as among the 30 richest Canadians, according to The Report on Business. Schwartz is a BA and LLB graduate at the University of Manitoba, where he was a member of the Sigma Alpha Mu Fraternity, and later got an MBA degree from Harvard University.

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Gerald Schwartz is the founder of one of the biggest businesses in Canada, Onex Corporation, which functions on an international scale.

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Gerald W. Schwartz and Heather Reisman contributed more than $1 million in support of the Campaign for the University of Toronto.

Gerald Schwartz contributes to educational programs for Israeli soldiers.

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Onex has its eyes fixed on US commercial real estate acquisitions but its founder, Gerald Schwartz said it does not intend to use its own cash in such acquisitions.

Gerald Schwartz and Heather Reisman are dedicated and generous in supporting the Jewish people that the Holy Blossom Temple named its Center for Jewish Learning after them.

Mount Sinai Hospital acknowledged both Gerald Schwartz and Heather Reisman for donating more than 1 million dollars to the medical institution.