David Lurie - Interim President and Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Director
Prior to joining Red Tiger Mr. Lurie was CFO of Maple Minerals Corporation (Maple), owner of the Caribou zinc/lead mine in Bathurst, New Brunswick. In May 2012 Maple entered into a definitive combination agreement with Trevali Mining Corp (TSX: TV). Prior to Maple, Mr. Lurie was a Portfolio Manager at K2 Investment Management, a Toronto-based hedge fund, executing various long-short equity & debt investment strategies.
Mr. Lurie was previously a Principal at Polar Capital, a boutique merchant bank in Toronto. From 2002-2005 he executed a successful roll-up strategy in the enterprise software space, culminating in the sale of Speedware Corporation (TSX-V: SPW) to Activant Solutions, a Hicks Muse-backed portfolio company.
Prior to pursuing his MBA, Mr. Lurie worked for five years as an engineer in various capacities including as a Design Engineer and Project Manager. He has worked in manufacturing operations and has consulted in design engineering to Caterpillar's Construction and Mining Equipment division in Decatur, Illinois.
Mr. Lurie has a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from McGill University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Dmitry Glotov - Vice President of Corporate Development
Mr. Glotov works on strategy, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and new market development. Prior to joining Red Tiger, Mr. Glotov was Vice-President of Onexim Group, one of Russia's major private investment funds.
Mr. Glotov also previously served as CFO at Polyus Gold International, a Russian gold producer and one of the largest miners globally based on ounces produced. He also has served as Deputy General Director, Finance at Norilsk Nickel and Head of Department Finance at Rosbank.
Mr. Glotov has a Diploma from the Moscow Finance Institute.