Lawrence Stevenson


Lawrence Stevenson is a Managing Director with Toronto’s Callisto Capital, where he adds significantly to the firm’s operating focus and team of people with track records of providing superior financial returns to investors. Larry’s career has included founding and serving as CEO of Chapters Inc., one of Canada’s leading retail companies. Other career highlights include serving as CEO of a multi-billion-dollar publicly-traded US company and co-founding Bain & Company in Canada. He attended the Royal Military College, received his MBA from Harvard Business School and was awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the Royal Military College in 2010. In 1995, he was named one of Canada’s Top 40 Under 40. Stevenson currently serves as the Honourary Colonel of the Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada. He can be reached at

Stress testing the character of future business leaders

by , et al.Issue: May / June 2014

Early one morning late last summer, a bus load of ambitious Ivey Business School students departed from Western University’s……