Independent Board Member; Member of Audit Committee and Governance Committee
Ms. Mowat is a Corporate Director and a former information technology executive who, from 2003 to 2020, has worked as an independent consultant, advising clients on acquisitions in the software industry, as well as providing advice on corporate finance, borrowings and business valuations. She previously served as Chief Financial Officer of Centrinity, a TSX-listed software company, from 2001 to 2003 General Manager of IBM’s financing business in Canada and the United States, from 1996 to 2000, and as Chief Financial Officer of ISM Information System Management Corporation from 1990 to 1995.
Ms. Mowat has considerable governance experience having served on the boards of both private and public companies and as committee chairs and lead director. She presently also sits on the Boards of Enghouse Systems Limited and Via Rail Canada Inc.
She holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto and earned her CPA CA designation while working with Price Waterhouse Coopers.