Murray McLaughlin

Government’s Industrial Bioproducts Value Chain Roundtable, Canada

Murray McLaughlin is President of McLaughlin Consultants and Advisor to Bioindustrial Innovation Canada (BIC) and to Forest Products Innovation(FPI). He co-chairs the Industrial Bioproducts Value Chain Roundtable which is a partnership between Industry and AAFC for the bioeconomy. From 2010 to 2016 he was the Executive Director of BIC and the Sustainable Chemistry Alliance in Sarnia, Ontario. McLaughlin has held various positions in the private, government and non-profit sectors such as Director of Business Development for the Canadian Light Source, President of Ontario Agri-Food Technologies, Deputy Minister of Saskatchewan Agriculture and Food, and President of Ag-West Biotech Inc. McLaughlin is a graduate of NS Agricultural College, McGill (BSc) and Cornell (MSC/PhD).