Mr. Dent is chief executive officer & director of the Company. He has been involved in the Canadian financial markets for over 30 years and has extensive experience in “small cap” evaluation and investment. Most recently, he was a noted portfolio manager with Matrix Fund Management Inc., where he guided the Matrix Small Companies Fund and the Matrix Strategic Small Cap Fund. Previously, he was Vice Chairman of one of Canada’s largest independent investment dealers.
Mr. Szustak is Chairman and Corporate secretary of the Company. He is a CPA, CA with over 33 years of financial service, business development, marketing, accounting, and CFO experience. Mr. Szustak has worked at both small and large accounting firms advising a wide range of businesses. He has been involved in various small cap Public companies during his career. Mr. Szustak holds a B.A. Honors Chartered Accountant Studies and Economics from the University of Waterloo and received his Chartered Accountant designation in 1985.
Mr. Li is the Chief Financial Officer of the Company. He is a CPA, CA with over 10 years of experiences in corporate finance, financing reporting and regulatory compliance services. Mr. Li had also worked in both the public accounting and private sector, specializing in audit and accounting, including two years as Manager of External Reporting with Sears Canada Inc. (2016 – 2017). Mr. Li holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Finance from McGill University, and received his Chartered Accountant designation in 2012.
Mr. Geddes has been a Finance Professor at Sheridan College since 2005. His research has focused on corporate valuation, corporate finance, and IPO’s. He has published five books, including IPO’s and Secondary Offerings. He was co-founder of X3 Labs Inc. in 2006 and was its CFO until 2013. Mr. Geddes has a BA from the University of Toronto and an MBA from the University of Western Ontario.
Mr. Roodenburg is the founder, largest individual shareholder and CEO of Greencastle Resources Ltd., (TSXV - VGN) a diversified investment company focused on the natural resource sector. His experience includes four years as an Investment Executive with National Bank Financial (1987-1991). Subsequently, Mr. Roodenburg has been an active investor and founder, officer and director of several public companies, assisting in the areas of corporate development and finance primarily in mineral exploration and the oil and gas sectors.