At CFO (Boardroom Media) we track over 1,000,000 startups and over 5,000,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top Canada based CFO’ operating in the Industrial space. If you think a CFO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected]
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
Chief Financial Officer of Aura Minerals
Mr. Taylor joined Aura Minerals in March 2012 and has 15 years of mining experience. Prior to joining Aura Minerals, Mr. Taylor was Vice President, Finance, Mining Operations at Endeavour Mining Corporation for a year and prior thereto, he was Vice President, Finance at Crew Gold Corporation for 6 years. These companies owned and operated gold mines and various exploration properties in West Africa, Greenland and the Philippines and he was responsible for all aspects of financial management within the organizations. He has also held senior finance roles in companies in the telecommunications sector and in the assurance practices of Ernst and Young in Vancouver and South Africa. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Cape Town and is a South African qualified Chartered Accountant.
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About Aura Minerals: Aura Minerals is a Canadian mid-tier gold and copper production company.
Chief Financial Officer & Corporate Secretary of Skeena Resources
Andrew MacRitchie holds a B.Sc. Honours degree from the University of British Columbia. He received his Chartered Accountant designation in 2003 while articling with PricewaterhouseCoopers. During that time, Andrew provided services to public companies in the technology and commodities industries. Prior to joining Helio in 2007, Andrew spent four years as the Corporate Controller for a group of exploration-stage companies with gold, silver, diamond and base-metals projects in North America, South America, and Africa. Andrew volunteers as a member of the Board of Directors of the Kidney Foundation of Canada.
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About Eros Resources, Skeena Resources, Winshear Gold: Skeena Resources is a mining exploration company that focuses on developing prospective precious metal properties.
CFO of Mobile Industrial Robots
Claus Larsen is the CFO at Mobile Industrial Robots A/S
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About Mobile Industrial Robots: Mobile Industrial Robots is a leading manufacturer of collaborative mobile robots.
Sarah J MacKinnon
Chief Financial Officer of Delta-Q Technologies
Sarah is a financial executive with over 15 years of experience in both private and public companies. Previously, she held the CFO position at Welco Lumber Corp., a lumber commodity and specialty product distributor. Sarah was also Director, Finance at Xantrex, a TSX-listed manufacturer and marketer of raw electrical energy conversion products. Sarah is a Chartered Accountant and obtained her Bachelor of commerce degree from the University of British Columbia.
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About Delta-Q Technologies: Delta-Q Technologies manufacturers industrial battery chargers for lead acid and lithium-ion batteries.
Chief Financial Officer of STT Enviro
John Wilby joined the Company in July 2007. He has over 25 years’ of senior financial experience, including ten years as CFO of Soroc Technology Inc. and five years with Moneysworth & Best Shoe Repair Inc. in financial and operational roles. He obtained his designation as a Chartered Accountant in 1988 and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University. John is also keenly interested in early American jazz and has a large collection of early jazz and blues recordings.
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About STT Enviro: STT Enviro engineers and supplies a range of cost effective environmental and industrial products and services.
Jo Anne Van Hooydonk
Vice President and CFO of Trojan Technologies
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About Trojan Technologies: Trojan Technologies enables customers to meet their water quality objectives by providing eco-efficient solutions.
CFO of Rockcliff Metals Corporation
Mr. Crandall is a Senior Manager at Marrelli Support Services Inc., providing CFO, accounting, regulatory compliance and management advisory services to numerous issuers on the TSX, TSX-venture and other Canadian and US exchanges. Previously he was a Manager at Collins Barrow Toronto LLP, a public accounting firm where he worked for over five years. Mr. Crandall holds a CPA and CA certification.
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About BWR Exploration, Giyani Metals Corp., Malbex, Rockcliff Metals Corporation, Rockcliff Metals Corporation: A Canadian resource exploration company .
Chief Financial Officer of East Africa Metals
Mr. Granata is currently Chief Financial Officer of East Africa Metals and Tigray Resources Inc. Mr. Granata is a Chartered Accountant with over 10 years of accounting and financial reporting experience in Canada and Australia. Prior to joining EAM and Tigray, Mr. Granata was at PricewaterhouseCoopers since 2005 specializing in statutory reporting audits, IFRS conversion projects, SOX404 projects, equity offerings and mergers and acquisitions. Whilst at PwC Mr. Granata’s client portfolio comprised of mining companies including producing and exploration entities with both local and international operations, manufacturing companies and government entities including First Nations local governments. Mr. Granata is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia and holds a Bachelor of Business from Griffith University, Australia.
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About East Africa Metals: East Africa Metals is Vancouver-based mineral exploration company focused on exploration projects in Africa.
Vice-President & Chief Financial Officer of Cascades Inc
Allan Hogg is the Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer at Cascades.
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About Cascades Inc: Cascades Inc is a North American tissue manufacturing and conversion company.
Co-Founder & CFO of Intelline
Chris brings financial experience being a Math/CPA student at the University of Waterloo. Math/CPA combines co-op work experience with a background in mathematics, statistics, and computer science, complemented by an equally focused study in accounting, economics, and business-related topics. Chris was also a core member of the high school electric car project alongside Kyle, exhibiting a deep passion for technology and innovation. He has worked as an assistant investment analyst at Scotiabank, developing investment strategy tools using MATLAB and various other programming languages. Chris has also worked at KPMG in Toronto in a joint audit (Financial Institutions) and tax (Global Mobility Services) position.
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About Intelline: Intelline offers the dependable and safe power production you expect from diesel engines, in a revolutionary new package.
Chief Financial Officer of Reko International Group
Marilyn Crowley, CPA, CA has been the Chief Financial Officer at Reko International Group Inc. since November 24, 2015. Marilyn Crowley is a seasoned financial executive with more than 24 years’ experience in accounting advisory and senior operational roles.
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About Reko International Group: A diversified, technology-driven manufacturing organization.