Deborah Rosati, FCPA, FCA, ICD.D
Corporate Director, Founder & CEO, Women Get On Board Inc.
Deborah Rosati is an accomplished corporate director, entrepreneur, Fellow Chartered Professional Accountant (FCPA) and certified Corporate Director (ICD.D), with more than 30 years of experience in technology, consumer, retail, cannabis, private equity and venture capital.
An experienced Audit Committee Chair and Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee Chair, Deborah provides extensive knowledge as a corporate director in the areas of financial and enterprise risk management, corporate governance, board diversity, corporate strategy, transformation, public company accounting & reporting and financing, M&A, entrepreneurship, and CEO and board succession planning.
Deborah currently leads and serves on the boards of TAAL Distributed Information Technologies Inc. (CSE: TAAL)
as Chair of the Nominating & Governance Committee, and Khiron Life Sciences Corp. (TSXV: KHRN)
as Lead Director and Audit Committee Chair. Previously, she served on the board of Lift & Co. (TSX-V: LIFT)
as Vice-Chair and Chair of the Audit Committee. In addition to serving on the board of MedReleaf (TSX: LEAF)
as the Chair of the Audit Committee (acquired by Aurora Cannabis [TSX: ACB] - July 2018), she has also chaired the Audit Committee for NexJ Systems (TSX: NXJ)
and was on the board of Sears Canada (TSX: SCC)
She is the Founder & CEO of Women Get On Board, Inc., a leading member-based company that connects, promotes and empowers women on corporate boards. Deborah has been recognized as “Directors to Watch” in 2020 and a Diversity 50 2014 candidate, and selected in 2012 as one of WXN’s Top 100 Canada’s Most Powerful Women in the corporate director award category.