Chair in Co-operative Enterprises

Wed. Sep. 3, 2014

The University of Winnipeg’s Cooperative Enterprise program is headed by Dr. Sanchez Bajo, who assumed the newly-created position of Chair in Co-operative Enterprises within the university’s Faculty of Business and Economics in August 2013. The position was established to help promote the success of the cooperative sector and foster the development of socially-responsible entrepreneurs. The Chair is supported by contributions of $625,000 over 5 years from a collaborative partnership between the university, the government of Manitoba and members of the cooperative community including Federated Co-operatives Limited, The Co-operators Group, Credit Union Central of Manitoba Limited, Assiniboine Credit Union Limited, Arctic Co-operatives Limited, and Red River Cooperative Ltd.