Adventus Bio

Greg Cameron, FCPA, FCA

Chairman

Greg Cameron recently retired as CEO of Noralta Lodge Ltd., a 4800 room lodging business primarily in Ft. McMurray Alberta, serving the oilsands industry.

Prior to taking the position of CEO at Noralta Lodge, from 1996 to 2008, Mr. Cameron was a partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and its predecessor organizations.

From 2005 to 2011, Mr. Cameron served as a trustee of the Alberta Cancer Foundation where he was also chair of the audit and finance committee from 2007 to 2011. From 2007 to 2013, Mr. Cameron was a director of the Edmonton Petroleum Golf and Country Club where he served as president from 2010 and 2011.

Mr. Cameron has also lectured extensively for the Canadian Tax Foundation, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants, University of Alberta, and the Alberta Bar Association. 

Mr. Cameron obtained his CA designation from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta in 1985 and was elected as a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta in 2014. During his tenure leading Noralta Lodge Ltd., he has been instrumental in significantly growing the company over the past five years. 

Adventus has significant growth goals and Mr. Cameron’s input and direction will help Adventus achieve those goals.

Mr. Cameron serves as Chairman of both the Manager and the trustee of the Trust.

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Bill LeClair, FCPA, FCA

Director

Since 2004, Mr. LeClair has held a variety of board and executive positions with several public companies listed on Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). From 2005 to 2011, Mr. LeClair was a director of Crew Gold Inc., and served as Chief Financial Officer from 2006 to 2008 and as Chief Executive Officer from 2008 to 2011 when the company was taken over.

Mr. LeClair was the Chief Financial Officer of Hot House Growers Income Fund from 2003-2006. Mr. LeClair was Vice President Operations of Burrard International Holdings Inc. (from 1992 to 2004) a high profile commercial real estate organization headquartered in Vancouver. Mr. LeClair served as a city councillor (Alderman) of the City of Coquitlam from 1983 to 2005.

Mr. LeClair qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1979 from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of B.C., and was elected as a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia in 2010. 

His vast experience during his career plays a crucial role in assisting the growth prospects of Adventus going forward.

Mr. LeClair serves as a Director of both the Manager and the trustee of the Trust.

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Brian Kenning, MBA

Director

Mr. Kenning is a corporate director currently serving on the boards of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd., MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd., British Columbia Ferry Services, UBC Investment Management, and Royal Oak Ventures Incorporated.

From 1995 to 2005, Mr. Kenning was a Managing Partner of Brookfield Asset Management, one of Canada’s largest real estate companies, which is also involved in asset management and the power generation sector. From 1988 to 1995, Mr. Kenning was Chairman and Managing Partner of B.C. Pacific Capital Corporation, a Brookfield affiliate, active in merchant banking and investing. Over the past ten years, Mr. Kenning has served as a director of a number of private and public corporations including British Columbia Railway Company and Catalyst Paper Corporation.

In addition, Mr. Kenning is a past governor of the B.C. Business Council, a past director of the B.C. Chapter of the Institute of Corporate Directors, has served as Board Chairman of St. George’s School (1998-2000), Board Chairman of Brentwood College School (1990-1995) and Chairman of the BC Cancer Foundation (2005-2007).

Mr. Kenning graduated from Queen’s University with an MBA in 1973.

His experience is instrumental in our corporate governance at Adventus, and he also plays a crucial role in our goals to profitably grow Adventus.

Mr. Kenning serves as a Director of both the Manager and the trustee of the Trust.

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Ron Anderson, CPA, CGA

Director

Mr. Anderson founded Tallinn Capital in 1999 where he is currently the President of the company. Mr. Anderson has over 30 years experience in finance, banking and mergers and acquisitions in Western Canada, including a senior position in BC with a major Canadian bank.

Mr. Anderson is a Board member of Mainstreet Equities Corp. (MEQ - TSX), a Canadian-based real estate company focused on acquisition, redevelopment, repositioning and management of mid-market rental apartment buildings in five major Canadian markets including Vancouver/Lower Mainland, Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon and the Greater Toronto Area.

Mr. Anderson is a Governor and past Treasurer of Crofton House School, a Board member of The Nature Trust of British Columbia, and has been a director of a number of public and private companies.

Mr. Anderson has a B.Comm from the University of British Columbia and is a CGA.

His experience with REITs and the capital markets is instrumental in guiding Adventus forward.

Mr. Anderson serves as a Director of both the Manager and the trustee of the Trust.

Rodney B. Johnston, FCPA, FCA

Director

Mr. Johnston retired from PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (“PwC”) after serving 35 years with the firm, to be a founder and lead Adventus. During his lengthy career with PwC (the final 25 years as a partner), he served in a number of senior leadership roles for the firm, including Canadian Infrastructure & Project Finance Leader, Member of PwC’s Canadian Advisory Leadership Group, Member of PwC’s Canadian Taxation Leadership Group, B. C. Region Advisory Leader and B. C. Region Tax Leader.

Mr. Johnston had a long track record of providing taxation, and financial services to businesses in a variety of industries, and was involved with financings in the capital markets, and was a sought out advisor to businesses going public in the Income Trust market during years 2002-2007.

Mr. Johnston qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1978 and in 2011 he was elected as a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia. He is a member of the Canadian Council of Public Private Managers, the Canadian Tax Foundation and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia.

Mr. Johnston serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of both Adventus Capital Partners Ltd. (the “Manager”) and the trustee of the Trust and also serves as a Director of both the Manager and trustee of the Trust.

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