Peel Senior Link Elects New Board Members
‘Peel Senior Link Elects New Board of Directors’
Mississauga (January 16, 2014) – Peel Senior Link is very pleased to welcome seven new elected Directors following a transition of its former Board of Directors. The new Officers are as follows: Derek Rodrigues, Chairperson; David Kviring, Vice-Chairperson; Wayne Howard, Treasurer, and Raymond Applebaum, Secretary. Derek served a prior term on Peel Senior Link’s Board as Treasurer and has served as Chairperson since July, 2013, providing excellent continuity and experience.
Derek Rodrigues, a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Professional Accountant with diverse and extensive experience in corporate governance, strategic planning, and corporate risk management through senior management positions, including the charitable health sector in Canada. He is currently the Chief Financial Officer of The Arthritis Society.
David Kviring, a Certified Management Accountant with strong experience in board governance, strategy development, finance & auditing management, insurance & risk management, tax & regulatory compliance, and banking & cash management. He is currently the Chief Financial Officer for HTS Engineering Ltd.
Wayne Howard, a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Professional Accountant with major experience and accomplishments in innovative senior executive management in healthcare and education sectors, among others. He has extensive experience in fiscal controls & compliance, financial planning and restructuring, strategic planning, risk management, and board governance.
Joe Arumainayagam, a Bachelor of Applied Science and Electrical Engineering major, has experience in delivering large transformational programs across diverse industries. Through the leadership of Sales, Marketing and Delivery his experience includes business strategy, fiscal management, and leveraging technology to achieve improved efficiency. He is currently the Vice-President for Avanade, a joint venture between Microsoft and Accenture.
Dan Chiasson, was educated in applied and computer sciences, and gained major professional development skills through GE Healthcare. His experience includes board and quality governance in acute and long-term care, international aid for children, and technology with a focus on IT solutions, performance management, risk mitigation, and data solutions and management. He is currently a Principal, Healthcare Business Consultant with Corvus Consultants.
Hasan Imam, has an extensive background in education with a Master of Business Administration; and Bachelor of Science, Engineering. His business experience and expertise is diverse through consultant and senior executive roles. He has experience in board governance, strategy development, marketing, finance, and change management. Hasan served as a PSL board member prior, from 2007-2009, amongst other voluntary board roles.
John Pappain, a recent retiree brings a wealth of experience and knowledge. He has served on several not-for-profit/private/public sector boards with experience in community leadership, finance, human resources, marketing & communications, performance planning & measurement, risk management, senior level business management in rapidly growing organizations, strategic planning and health system or service integration & planning.
Adrian de Saldanha, a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Professional Accountant with extensive experience as a senior finance executive including his role as Chief Financial Officer for a large publicly traded pharmaceutical company and the management of investments in portfolio companies covering a number of industries. Adrian received his ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors in 2012.
Peel Senior Link is fortunate to have these highly experienced and committed Directors.