Zenabis Global has appointed Eric Rasmussen as Chief Financial Officer, replacing Mike Smyth, who is retiring.
"Mr. Rasmussen joins Zenabis with extensive senior management experience in publicly-listed companies, both in North America and Europe," the team with the company explains. "He brings with him strong corporate and operations finance, internal audit, M&A, and strategic investment experience over a 20-year leadership career within Shawcor, a leading integrated energy services company. More recently, Mr. Rasmussen has been a strategic consultant for Canadian large- and mid-size clients, advising on corporate strategic and financial planning, post-merger integration and business process optimization."
“Zenabis is pleased to welcome Eric to the team as CFO,” said Kevin Coft, Chief Executive Officer of Zenabis. “His deep and varied experience across the entire finance function – from accounting, reporting, control, costing and audit to large-scale investment, integration, and joint venture projects – makes him well-suited to contribute to Zenabis’ business goals in 2020 and beyond. On behalf of the Zenabis management team and Board of Directors, I would like to thank Mike for his commitment to establishing Zenabis as a significant publicly-traded cannabis company in Canada. We wish him a long and happy retirement.”
Mr. Rasmussen holds a Master of Science (International Finance) from University of London; as well as Designations as CIA, CPA, CMA.