Brandt Louie was bornon 5 July 1943 in Vancouver, Canada, Canada. Brandt Louie is #1151 in List Billionaires People In The World. Louie presides over grocery retailer H.Y. Louie and drug store chain London Drugs. His Vancouver-based holding company H.Y. Louie is the second largest private firm in the province. Grandfather Hok Yat Louie immigrated to Vancouver from China in 1986 and worked as a farm laborer. Hok Yat eventually saved enough money to open a small general store in the city's Chinatown. Louie joined the family business in 1972 and became president in 1987.
In 2009, he was made a Member of the Order of British Columbia
He was SFU's ninth Chancellor, from 1 June 2005 until 16 June 2011
He succeeded his late father Louie Tong in 1998 on the elder man's death
He serves on several boards, including the World Economic Forum, the Vancouver Board of Trade (Chairman 1996-1997), Simon Fraser University, Duke University, the John F
Brandt Channing Louie (born 5 July 1943) OBC (Chinese: 雷震瀛; pinyin: Léi Zhènyíng) is a Canadian accountant and businessman