Bal Gosal, P.C., immigrated from India to British Columbia in 1981. Two years later, he and his wife Pawanjit moved across the country to Brampton Ontario, where they raised their three children and continue to live to this day.
After successfully being elected Member of Parliament for Bramalea—Gore—Malton in May 2011, he was appointed to the represent the Peel Region at the Cabinet table as Canada’s Minister of Sport.
Prior to being elected, Bal had successful career in the insurance and financial planning sector with Prudential Insurance, Freedom 55 Financial, Goodison Insurance and Financial Services, and Rai Grant Insurance Brokers. In 2008 he opened and operated his own insurance business in Brampton.
He was an active member of the Brampton community, sitting as a member of the Peel Regional Police Services Board, Peel Children’s Aid Society and on the Brampton Board of Trade Marketing Committee. He also coached and organized youth amateur soccer in Brampton.
Bal has a Bachelor of Science degree from DAV College Jalandhar / Punjab University in India.
Following Elections Canada changes to electoral boundaries, Bal Gosal won the right to run in the 2015 Federal General Election, on October 19th, as the Candidate for Brampton Centre.