Fernando Garcia

Fernando Garcia is the General Counsel for Nissan Canada Inc. Fernando recently received an MBA from Wilfrid Laurier University, with a specialization in Strategic Management. He also obtained both civil and common law degrees from McGill University, a Master of Industrial Relations from the University of Toronto and a Bachelors of Arts degree in Labour Studies from McMaster University.
Fernando is also very involved with his Latin American community and in advancing diversity and inclusiveness within the legal profession. As a result of his career and community work, he was awarded a 2016 Zenith Award for Diversity and Inclusion and he was named as one of the "10 most influential Hispanic Canadians" by Canadian Hispanic Business on July 2015. He was also a recipient of the “Tomorrow’s Leader” award at the Canadian General Counsel Awards (June 1, 2015) and named by Women of Influence Magazine as one of the 2011 and 2012 Canadian Diversity Champions.