Dan McLaren is the President of the Commonwealth Group of Companies. Dan has been in the financial services field for over 20-years. In addition to leading Commonwealth’s financial services division, Dan has also played a leadership role in guiding Commonwealth’s urban redevelopment initiatives.
Commonwealth is proud to be a leading proponent Prince George’s “New Downtown”. The New Downtown has seen the construction of BC’s newest medical facility, provided land assembly services for the province’s Wood Innovation and Design Centre, constructed the Elizabeth Fry seniors housing project and the revitalized the historic Morrison’s men’s wear store. Commonwealth’s proven reputation has led to Commonwealth’s participation in additional urban redevelopment efforts across BC.
Dan has been active on many corporate and philanthropic boards including: The BC Chamber of Commerce, Junior Achievement of BC, The BC Railway Company, the Fraser-Fort George Regional Museum, the Rocky Mountain Ranger Regimental Association and Northern BC’s largest charity golf tournament, the Commonwealth Cup.
When he finds time, Dan enjoys golf and spending time at his cabin at Cluculz Lake.