Board and management changes at NanoXplore
by CM Staff
The manufacturer and supplier of high-volume graphene powder bids farewell to two board members and welcomes a new CFO.
MONTREAL — NanoXplore Inc. announced that after more than eight years with NanoXplore, Luc Veilleux, CFO, will be leaving the company to join VoltaXplore as CFO.
A statement from NanoXplore says that Veilleux will remain with the corporation until September to ensure a smooth transition.
He has over 25 years of executive management, financial and operational experience in manufacturing and mining industries. His previous roles include CFO of Mason Graphite, president of Maxi Canada, and CFO of Imerys Graphite and Carbon.
“On behalf of everyone at NanoXplore, I’d like to express my gratitude to Luc for his outstanding leadership, selfless partnership, and financial stewardship. Luc has played a crucial role in NanoXplore’s success and growth by helping lay the solid foundation that supports the company’s innovation, global presence and financial strength. I am looking forward to continue working with Luc in VoltaXplore,” said Soroush Nazarpour, president and CEO, NanoXplore in a statement.
Additionally, NanoXplore has also announced the appointment of Pedro Azevedo to the position of chief financial officer. Until recently, Mr. Azevedo was the CFO of Tarkett Sports, a division of publicly traded global manufacturing company Tarkett S.A. Prior to that, he occupied a variety of positions starting from a cost accountant to different corporate controller functions.
Nathalie Pilon had resigned as board member of NanoXplore effective as of July in order to focus her efforts on other professional duties. The company has expressed its gratitude like to Pilon for her services.
“On behalf of our Board, we thank Nathalie for her service and commitment to the Company, we greatly appreciate the leadership, insight, and expertise that Nathalie has provided since she joined,” said Benoit Gascon, lead director of the board of directors of NanoXplore Inc. in a statement.