The Belkin family is one of the most financially successful families in Canada. It has an estimated net worth of $953 million, which mostly derives from the family business, Belkorp Industries Inc. This is a private business and one of the most successful corporate empires in Vancouver. The company has interests in numerous North American businesses, including hotels, waste management, sugar, pulp and paper, a golf course and real estate.
Belkorp Industries Inc. is headed by Stuart Belkin, who has been serving as the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since 1987. His role is to oversee all Belkorp Group operations and investments. Stuart also serves as the Chairman of Rogers Sugar Inc., which is considered to be the largest sugar refiner and marketer in Canada. He previously served as Chairman of Mohawk Canada Ltd Canadian which is an independent gasoline retailer and Hotel Income Properties, which is one of the leading Canadian Hotel REIT.
Stuart Belkin and his five siblings have a stake in the family business, whose tradition of success dates back to the Great Depression. The family business was established by Morris Belkin, the family’s patriarch, who died in 1987. Today, Stuart has ensured that the family business continues to thrive and become one of the leading groups of companies in Canada.
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