Eric Sprott, major donor to CHF and CEO of Sprott Asset Management, was named Entrepreneur of the Year for Ontario by

Ernst & Young.

Major CHF Donor Eric Sprott Named Entrepreneur of the Year for Ontario

Eric Sprott, a major donor to CHF, was named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year for Ontario.

Since 2002, Mr. Sprott has donated over 5 million dollars to CHF's programs, including special funds designated to support peace-building in Sudan and post-earthquake rehabilitation in Pakistan.

Mr. Sprott has spent over 35 years in the investment industry. As CEO and chief investment officer of Sprott Asset Management, his company has become one of Canada's largest independently owned institutional brokerage firms, with $3.6 billion of assets under management.

A noted philanthropist, Mr. Sprott and his family established The Sprott Foundation in 1985.