Bob Rai, BSc

Mr. Rai is an entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in operating “The Medicine Shoppe” Pharmacies in Canada and revolutionized the online pharmacy business in the US. He received “The Medicine Shoppe Canada Professional Achievement Award” for expanding the scope of pharmacists’ practice. He is also Chairman and CEO of Canadian Pacific Global Pharmaceuticals and Chairman of its subsidiary PharmaCanada Inc. Mr. Rai served as President of the Philippines Canada Trade Council in 2006-2007 and held the position of Vice-President from 2004-2006. He is also a member of the Alumni UBC Advisory Council representing Faculty of Pharmaceutical Science. Mr. Rai is a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal and was awarded “The Paul Harris Fellow Award” for his contributions to the community. He received degrees in Biochemistry and Pharmaceutical Science from the University of British Columbia.