Barry Tissenbaum

Board Member
Mr. Barry Tissenbaum, CPA, CA is a Corporate Director as well as a Consultant for B.A.T. Consulting which provides services to mostly private, family owned entrepreneurial companies. Mr. Tissenbaum is a former senior partner with Ernst & Young LLP in Toronto where he headed their Retail & Consumer Products division as well as working many years in the Entrepreneurial Services Group and served as the Toronto Mid-Town Managing Partner for 5 years. Barry’s experience as an accountant and business advisor has seen him provide consulting services to senior management in the areas of strategy, profitability, finance, management, taxation, mergers, acquisition and divestitures. Mr. Tissenbaum has served on the board of directors of various publicly listed companies including Nobilis Health Corp., Just Energy Exchange Corp., Corel Corporation, and Medworxx Solutions Inc., and currently serves on the board of Noranda Income Fund. Mr. Tissenbaum obtained his Chartered Accountant designation in Quebec in 1968 and in Ontario in 1974. He is a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountant and the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Ontario.

Chris Schnarr

Board Member
Mr. Schnarr brings a wealth of experience to the Corporation. He has over 25 years of experience within a broad range of roles and industries founding, managing, and advising growth companies, including strategy, corporate finance, capital markets, corporate development, M&A, financial reporting and governance. Mr. Schnarr has a combined 25 years of public company Board experience across NYSE, TSX and TSX Venture Exchange listed companies, as well as extensive audit and compensation committee experience. Mr. Schnarr also serves on the Board of Directors of Canopy Health Innovations Inc. and Beckley Canopy Therapeutics Inc. He is a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors, a graduate of the Directors Education Program at the Rotman School of Business at the University of Toronto, and holds the ICD.D designation.

Dan Matlow

Board Member
As president and CEO of Vitalhub, Mr. Matlow’s focus is on increasing new license sales and services revenues, and directing the overall operations of the business. Mr. Matlow brings 20 years of software vendor management experience to Vitalhub, with extensive experience in software development, marketing, consulting, and sales. Dan most recently served as President and CEO of Medworxx Solutions Inc. (“Medworxx”) from 2004 to 2015, which was sold to Aptean, a subsidiary of Vista Equity Partners, in October 2015 for a valuation of $20 million. Medworxx is a provider of healthcare patient flow solutions throughout Canada, the United States, the UK, France and Australia. Dan began his career at On-Line Software Inc. where he led the Canadian operations of a $150M software business. He then founded and led an education services organization called SDLC Technologies Inc. (“SDLC”). SDLC developed and marketed instructor-led IT education courses in the United States and Canada. Dan led the sales function of Open Text’s healthcare division as Vice President of Sales. He was SVP of Sales for Corechange, a Boston-based startup, where he led the sales team that grew both license and services revenues from less than USD$1M in 1997, to over $20M in 2001. Open Text acquired Corechange in early 2003. Prior to Corechange, Dan served as President & CEO for an enterprise training and education company that delivered a broad range of instructor-led technical training to Fortune 1000 enterprises in the North America. Dan holds a BA from York University in Toronto, Canada.

Francis Shen

Board Member
Francis Shen is the President of Shen Capital Corporation, a private investment company. Mr. Shen was the founder, Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Aastra Technologies Ltd, which was sold to Mitel Networks Corporation in 2014 in a transaction that returned over $500 million to the Aastra shareholders. Aastra was founded in 1983 initially to serve the aerospace market and quickly transitioned in the 1990s to the rapidly growing telecom industry. The company was initially listed on the Alberta Stock Exchange (now TSX Venture Exchange) in 1996. In 2000, the company was listed on the TSX and later added to the S&P/TSX Composite Index. Mr. Shen led an aggressive M&A consolidation strategy which resulted in the company to become one of the top global players in the enterprise communications market. In 2000, Mr. Shen was named Ontario’s Entrepreneur of The Year in the Technology & Communications category by Ernst & Young. He holds a Master and Bachelor of Applied Science both from the University of Toronto. Mr. Shen is a board member of the Toronto General & Western Hospital Foundation, the Toronto International Film Festival, the ROM Board of Governors and NEXT Canada. He is also the co-chair of the Entrepreneurship Leadership Council, and the founder and sponsor of Start@UTIAS at the University of Toronto.

Roger Dent

Board Member
Mr. Dent has served as the Chief Executive Officer and a director of Quinsam Capital Corporation, an investment firm focusing on undervalued assets, companies, or projects, since December 2013. Mr. Dent is a director of AcuityAds Holdings Inc., Omni-Lite Industries Canada, Inc., Deveron UAS Corp., and California Nanotechnologies Corp. From 2003 to 2011, he held various positions, including portfolio manager, with Matrix Fund Management Inc., where he managed the Matrix strategic Small Cap Fund and the Matrix Small Companies Fund. He was formerly Vice-Chairman of Yorkton Securities Inc., one of the Canada’s largest independent investment dealers and was Managing Director and Deputy Manager of Research at CIBC World Markets. He holds a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Commerce from Queen’s University.

Steve Garrington

Board Member
Based in Sydney Australia, Steve Garrington is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Directors (GAICD), and brings 30 years of Healthcare IT business experience to his role on the VitalHub board. Mr. Garrington has previously served on public company boards in the UK, Australia and Canada, and has held leadership positions at several international software companies including; Misys, Torex, Ascribe, IBA Health, iSOFT and InterSystems. Mr. Garrington is currently working as a non executive independent advisor to companies in the technology sector. Mr. Garrington’s expertise has been developed in a range of markets including Asia Pacific, Continental Europe, Middle East, North America, Latin America and the United Kingdom.

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