Wade K. DawePrincipal, Chairman and CEO
Mr. Dawe is an accomplished entrepreneur, financier and investor, who strategically approaches each new business opportunity with measured risk-taking to drive value and strong shareholder returns.
During his career, Mr. Dawe has completed deals valued in excess of $1 billion for both private and public companies. He has also founded or co-founded many successful companies, including Keeper Resources Inc. (2003), which was sold for $51.6 million in 2008, and Brigus Gold Corp (2010), which was acquired by Primero Mining Corp in 2014 in an all-share deal valued at $351 million.
Since 2005, Mr. Dawe has been actively involved as the principal financier of TSX-listed biotechnology company Immunovaccine Inc., serving on the Board of Directors and as Chair of its finance committee. Mr. Dawe is also CEO and a Board Member of Torrent Capital, and serves as Board Chair of Pivot Technologies.
He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Memorial University, where he established and personally funds the annual James R. Pearcey Entrepreneurial Scholarship, and also serves on the Advisory Board to the Faculty of Business Administration.
Jim MegannPrincipal, Managing Director
In addition to holding the position of Managing Director, Mr. Megann is also an accomplished mining executive and business leader. He currently serves as President and CEO of Stockport Exploration, is a former Board Chair of Nwest Energy, and is a Director of Torrent Capital, a publicly-traded investment issuer. Mr. Megann also brings more than 25 years of experience in the communications and marketing industry.
Mr. Megann was awarded the Queens Diamond Jubilee medal in 2012 for his extensive community work. He serves on the boards of directors for several charitable organizations and not-for-profits, including Young Adult Cancer Canada.
Heather Pomeroy, CPA, CAController
Ms. Pomeroy has over ten years of experience working in financial roles at publicly-traded companies. Prior to her work with Numus Financial, Heather was the controller for Brigus Gold Corp.
Ms. Pomeroy holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from St Francis Xavier University and is a member of CPA Canada and the Chartered Professional Accountants of Nova Scotia.
Paul ThomsonInvestor Relations
Serving as the Manager of Investor Relations since our company’s inception, Mr. Thomson regularly provides investor relations services to companies listed on the TSX and TSXV Exchanges. Prior to joining Numus Financial, he worked as an independent investment and insurance advisor.
Mr. Thomson holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Kings College, where he serves on the Board of Governors. He is also on the Alumni Association Executive board and serves on the Finance Committee.