Mahendra Naik – Director
Mahendra is the Chief Executive Officer of FinSec Services Inc, a private business advisory firm providing services to various companies, as well as Chief Financial Officer of Fundeco Inc, a private investment Company with investments in gold mining, real estate, technology, and financial services businesses.
Since 1990 to date, Mahendra has fulfilled the role of CFO and Director of IAMGOLD Corporation, a $2 billion company listed on TSX and NYSE. From 2000 to 2006, he was the CEO of Yellow Online Inc, an online directory company, which was ultimately sold to Yellow Media Group in 2010 for $250 million. Mahendra is also Chairman and Director of Fortune Minerals Limited, a $50 million public mining company. His other Directorships include, GoldMoney Network Limited, Jameson Bank, a Canadian Schedule A Bank and FirstGlobalData Corporation, a financial services technology company. Mahendra is a Chartered Accountant, practiced with PwC from 1981 to 1990 and obtained his Bachelor of Commerce degree from University of Toronto in 1981.