Shumka is a Vancouver based Corporate Director with more than 40 years’ experience in financial roles. From 2004 to 2011, he was President and Managing Director of Walden Management, a consulting firm specialising in natural resources. From 1989 to 2004, he was Managing Director, Investment Banking with CIBC World Markets and Raymond James Ltd. Prior to 1989, Mr Shumka was Vice President,
Finance and Chief Financial Officer of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd., one of Canada’s largest forest products companies.