New COOs and EVPs to strengthen the transaction team and focus on the US listing strategy
TORONTO, October 05, 2021– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Carbon Streaming Corporation (NEO: NETZ) (FSE: M2QA) (“Carbon diffusion“or the”Society“) is pleased to announce the addition of two strategic leadership roles that will greatly assist the Company in developing and executing its growing investment portfolio as well as continuing its potential listing in the United States during the first half of the year. 2022.
Carbon Streaming CEO Justin Cochrane said, âOn behalf of the entire organization, I extend a very warm welcome to Mr. Geoff Smith and Mr. Derek Sawkins. I look forward to working with each of them as we strive to deliver on our ambitious growth plans in the months and years to come. âMr. Cochrane continued,â These appointments represent roles critical to advancement and executing our unique business strategy, and we’re very fortunate to have such talent and experience with Geoff and Derek.
Geoff smith (President & COO) has over 15 years of M&A and corporate finance experience, advising or financing many of the largest, most complex and innovative streaming transactions over the past 10 years. Geoff joins Carbon Streaming after serving as Managing Director of Scotiabank’s Investment Banking Division; his team has been instrumental in structuring and funding billions of dollars in royalties and flows in the natural resources sector. Mr. Smith’s addition to the team comes at a key time as management prepares for a potential listing in the United States and looks to implement its growing investment pipeline. Mr. Smith holds an Honors Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University (Canada) and holds the CFA designation.
Derek sawkins (EVP, Investments & Strategy) has over 15 years of experience in business development, mergers & acquisitions, corporate finance and principal investment in the technology, resources and private market sectors. Most recently, Derek served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and Strategy at INVIDI Technologies Corporation. Derek spent six years in the investment banking group at National Bank of Canada, where he advised on mergers, acquisitions and financings in a variety of industries including resources, forestry, cleantech and corporate finance. energy technologies. He is the former executive producer and chief curator of TEDxVancouver, and one of the founders of Energy Aware, a clean energy technology company that was acquired by Generac Power Systems in 2019. Mr. Sawkins holds ” a bachelor’s degree in commerce and finance from the University of British Columbia. (Canada).
With these appointments, Mr. Smith becomes President and Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for overseeing the company’s strategic financing initiatives and global operations. Mr. Sawkins will be a key member of the Carbon Streaming investment team and will be responsible for the implementation of the company’s strategy of finding carbon projects for the development and execution of the Carbon Streaming pipeline. company investment. Mr. Cochrane will continue to lead Carbon Streaming through the execution of its strategy to become the primary source of funding for developers of carbon offsets projects, and the monetization of these credits to help companies in their quest for an economy. net zero carbon. These additions will also allow Mr. Cochrane to remain focused on educating investors and new markets.
About Carbon Streaming Corporation
Carbon diffusion is a unique ESG-based investment vehicle providing investors with exposure to carbon credits, a key instrument used by both governments and businesses to achieve their carbon neutrality and net zero climate goals. Our business model is focused on the acquisition, management and growth of a diversified and high-quality portfolio of investments in projects and / or companies that generate or actively participate, directly or indirectly, in voluntary carbon credits. and / or compliant.
The Company invests capital through carbon credit flow agreements with developers and project owners to accelerate the creation of carbon offsets projects by bringing capital to projects that might otherwise go undeveloped. Many of these projects will have significant social and economic co-benefits in addition to their potential to reduce or eliminate carbon.
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