Evan Veryard

Evan is a chemical engineer by education, with a BEng from McGill University and a MaSc. from the Royal Military College of Canada. He considers himself an entrepreneur and jack of all trades where he juggles a number of different roles. He currently serves as the Vice President of Investor Relations at Flora Growth Corp., a private Toronto-based cannabis company with operations in Colombia and the United States. He also serves as the CEO and Director of Q-Gold Resources, a publicly-traded precious metals exploration company with assets in Ontario and Peru. Mr. Veryard is the Founder and Chairman of a national charity, Focus Forward for Indigenous Youth, where he has worked closely with Indigenous communities on youth capacity building and infrastructure development projects. During his time as Chairman, he has helped secure over $1.3 million in funding from international organizations and federal and provincial governments.