Mr. Pesner is President of Hermitage Canada Finance Inc., a firm that specializes in investment banking services. Previously he was a Senior Partner in Financial Advisory Services at KPMG, prior to which he was National Executive, Corporate Recovery Partner. Mr. Pesner is a Chartered Accountant, a licensed Trustee in Bankruptcy and a Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Professional. Mr. Pesner also serves on the Board of the public companies Le Chateau Inc., Quest Rare Minerals Inc., Richmont Mines Inc. and Well.ca.
Mr. Wittmann has 35 years of experience in financial services and capital markets, primarily in foreign exchange and interest rate trading. He was most recently President and CEO of Jameson Bank, a founding partner of Knightsbridge Foreign Exchange Inc, and previously held the position of SVP of Commercial Foreign Exchange at Travelex Americas. He was also Managing Director, Global Foreign Exchange Sales and Trading at RBC Capital Markets for over 15 years. He is past president of The Financial Markets Association of Canada, past member of the Canadian Foreign Exchange Committee, and former Chair of The Canadian Committee for Professionalism.