Richard Mavrinac, Director
Richard Mavrinac served as Chief Financial Officer of George Weston Limited and Executive Vice President of Loblaw Companies Limited, two of Canada’s largest companies operating in the retail grocery and bakery sectors from 2003 to 2007. As Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Mavrinac’s experience encompassed all aspects of finance including overall responsibility for financial reporting, treasury, risk management, pension and benefits, investor relations, taxation and acquisitions and divestitures.
Mr. Mavrinac began his career with Loblaw Companies Limited in 1982 as Director of Taxation subsequently holding a variety of financial positions with the company. In 1996 he assumed the role of Senior Vice President, Finance for both Weston and Loblaws. Mr. Mavrinac is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Roots Corporation, RIV Capital Inc., TerrAscend Corp and Gage Growth Corp. and brings specific experience in the retail and cannabis sectors to the Board of Directors.