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DAN PARMAR, BComm, CPA, CA
President & Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Parmar has more than 20 years of experience as a senior executive and a director of high growth Canadian companies. Prior to joining Ostara, he was the CFO of a local family office where he managed investments, capital and M&A activity for a portfolio of growing businesses located in Western Canada. He was also the CFO of two Vancouver based technology companies where he led their going public processes on the TSX and AIM Market of the London Stock Exchange. Mr. Parmar holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Finance) from the University of British Columbia, is a graduate of the Ivey Executive Management Program at the University of Western Ontario, and is a Chartered Professional Accountant.
RON RESTUM, BBA
Chief Revenue Officer
Mr. Restum is a 40-year veteran of the agriculture industry, with extensive experience in agricultural inputs, especially specialty fertilizer, micronutrients, nitrogen stabilizers, and biological products. Working for Agrium (Nutrien) for over 30 years in all three business units: retail, wholesale, and specialty fertilizer products, he managed operations and led sales of their North American agricultural specialty fertilizer and micronutrient product portfolios. In 2013 Mr. Restum transitioned to Koch Agronomic Services as Vice President, Sales North America where he directed sales for the company’s nitrogen stabilizer and specialty fertilizer portfolio. Mr. Restum also spent 3 years leading the global commercial efforts with a leader in the agricultural biostimulant market. Mr. Restum is a Certified Crop Advisor and received his Bachelor of Business Administration from Western Michigan University. Mr. Restum is a past chair of the Michigan Agri-Business Association and a charter member of the Micronutrient Manufacturers Assn.
PATRICK MITCHELL, BComm, S.C.M.P.
Supply Chain Manager
Mr. Mitchell has more than 10 years of experience in the supply chain and manufacturing industry. Mr. Mitchell is a leading specialist in process improvement, cost reduction and supply chain optimization. He has held management positions at both fast-growth organizations such as Zag Global Group where he managed their supply chain and international manufacturing operations, and at established beverage producers: Molson Brewery (Strategic Distribution Inc.) and PepsiCo Beverage Canada. Mr. Mitchell has a Bachelor of Commerce from the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia, and is a certified Supply Chain Management Professional (S.C.M.P.)