Mr. Rosenkrantz, 57, has been involved in the investment banking industry for over 18 years. He initially joined a private investment banking boutique in 1986, and in 1993 he co-founded Patica Corporation, a private merchant bank specializing in financing the equity requirements of small-cap, high growth companies. He graduated from Carleton University with a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) degree in 1979 and became a Professional Engineer in 1981. Mr. Rosenkrantz also holds a Masters of Business Administration from York University.
Mr. Rosenkrantz has broad knowledge of both private and public capital markets. His strengths include board governance and audit committee work, financial structure, negotiations with lenders, and business negotiations.