Mirza Rahimani – Principal, Vancouver
Mirza has over ten years of experience working with early and development stage companies, primarily in the context of going or being public. He started off his finance career pursuing the Chartered Accountant designation and articled with a regional public accounting firm in Vancouver, where he worked with both public and private enterprises with a focus on providing assurance services to early stage public entities in the natural resource and technology sectors listed on the TSX-V and NASDAQ. Subsequently Mirza went on to provide business advisory services in the areas of financial reporting, internal controls, corporate governance and risk management services to mid tier public companies listed on the TSX, AMEX, NYSE and NASDAQ in the mining, telecommunication, high technology, and real estate sectors.
For the past five years, Mirza has provided outsourced CFO and consulting services to companies in the high technology, clean technology, natural resources at the exploration, development, and production stages, along with manufacturing and financial technology entities at all stages of the business cycle. He has served as a director and officer of TSX-V listed public companies, and has been involved in RTO, IPO, and other public company related transaction and continuous disclosure type engagements in various settings.
Mirza earned a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia and is a Chartered Accountant.