CFO Moves in Canada this week include:
|HBC||Acerus Pharmaceuticals Corporation||Opsens Inc.|
|Tuangru||San Marco Resources Inc.||Ellipsiz Communications Ltd.|
|Standard Lithium Ltd.||Ironside Resources Inc.||Crazy Horse Resources Inc.|
|Big Wind Capital Inc.|
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HBC [TORONTO & NEW YORK] (TSX: HBC) announced that the company’s Chief Financial Officer, Paul Beesley, has made the decision to resign in early July in order to return home to Canada to be closer to his family. Mr. Beesley will continue in his role over the next two months to ensure a smooth transition. Mr. Beesley moved to New York to join HBC as CFO in May 2014.
Acerus Pharmaceuticals Corporation [TORONTO] (TSX: ASP) announced that it has appointed Ken Yoon to the position of Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Yoon will officially join Acerus on June 1, 2017. Mr. Yoon joins Acerus from Vive Crop Protection Inc., where he held the position of CFO and Vice President of Corporate Development as well as Corporate Secretary. Previous to his time at Vive, Mr. Yoon was with VG Private Equity Partners as their Senior Associate, Investments – Advanced Life Sciences Fund. Prior to VG Private Equity Partners, he held the position of Strategist, Entrepreneurial Business Centre (EBC) at Ernst & Young.
Opsens Inc. [QUEBEC CITY] (TSX: OPS) announced the departure of Thierry Dumas, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary. Mr. Dumas will leave the Company on May 12, 2017. Louis Laflamme, Opsens’ current President and Chief Executive Officer, will assume the interim position of Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Laflamme was Opsens’ Chief Financial Officer between 2005 and 2013, before he was named President and Chief Executive Officer.
Tuangru [VANCOUVER] announced the appointment of Issa Nakhleh to Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Director. Mr. Nakhleh recently served as CFO of UrtheCast. Previously, Mr. Nakhleh was the CFO of TIR Systems.
San Marco Resources Inc. [VANCOUVER] (TSX-V: SMN) announced that Fernando J. Costa has been appointed as the Company’s new Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Costa currently serves as an assurance partner in a large regional accounting firm located in Vancouver, British Columbia. This appointment comes with the departure of Bernie Zacharias, who played an important role in the development of the Company and ensuring accurate reporting.
Ellipsiz Communications Ltd. [TORONTO] (TSX-V: ECT) announced Eric Kwok-Hung Chan has being appointed Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary. Mr. Chan is Chief Financial Officer of MBMI Resources Inc. and prior to that was a partner for over twenty-one years at Cuningham LLP, a public accounting firm. Harvey McKenzie has tendered his resignation as Chief Financial Officer but will continue to provide consulting services to ECL.
Standard Lithium Ltd. [VANCOUVER] (TSX-V: SLL) announced the appointment of Kara Norman as Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of the Company. She previously held the position of Controller for Strata Gold Corporation (a subsidiary of Victoria Gold Corp.) and Tintina Resources Inc. Ms. Norman currently holds the position of Interim Chief Financial Officer for Solidus Gold Inc., Asia Base Metals Inc. and Mantra Solar Systems Inc. Gavin Cooper has resigned as a director and Chief Financial Officer of the Company.
Ironside Resources Inc. [KELOWNA, BC] (TSX-V: IRC) announced that Greg Downey will not be continuing in his position as Chief Financial Officer of the Company. The Company has appointed its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Devinder Randhawa as the interim Chief Financial Officer.
Crazy Horse Resources Inc. [KELOWNA, BC] (TSX-V: CZH) announced that Greg Downey will not be continuing in his position as Chief Financial Officer of the Company. The Company has appointed its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Devinder Randhawa as the interim Chief Financial Officer.
Big Wind Capital Inc. [VANCOUVER] (CSE: BWC) announced that Greg Downey will not be continuing in his position as Chief Financial Officer of the Company. The Company has appointed its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Devinder Randhawa as the interim Chief Financial Officer.