TORONTO: New Wave Holdings Corp. announced the appointment of Daniel Fox as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Diego Gianelli to the Board of Directors.
Clayton Fisher interim CEO and Director has tendered his resignation as interim CEO and is also stepping down from his role as Director.
New Wave Holdings Corp is an investment issuer focused on the burgeoning psychedelic and esports sectors. In the psychedelic sector, New Wave will focus on supporting research on active psychedelic compounds, creation of consumer products based on functional mushrooms, and developing an IP portfolio focusing on psilocybin, LSD, MDMA, and ketamine derived treatments for neuropsychiatric diseases.
Daniel is a business Leader, Board Member, CMO, President & CEO with global experience, who elevates performance through contagious energy and drive. Daniel’s proven ability to develop differentiating strategy and build teams that can execute along with a strong reputation for embracing difficult business challenges makes him an exceptional leader. Daniel prides on being a team player that is willing to think outside the box and collaborate with all members of the team.
Daniel is highly adaptable with diverse experience across a range of industries including beverage alcohol, pharmaceutical technology, pre-engineered building manufacturing and cannabis related CBD product development. Daniel’s established work experience in these various industries allows him to bring a robust network and rolodex that will bring value to any enterprise regardless of size or stage.
Daniel brings large corporate and smaller fast paced entrepreneurial and public company experience with a proven track record of success in all business situations e.g. start-up, driving organic growth, business turnaround, restructuring, joint ventures, acquisitions, strategy development and new product/ brand innovation.
Daniel played a pivotal role in Sleeman Breweries’ launch of various products that are considered best-selling brands today and were all brands and formulations constructed by Daniel during his tenure at Sleeman as a Managing Director. Daniel’s ability to innovate and deliver results in enterprise growth with ventures of all sizes and stages brings tremendous value and credibility with a track record of execution.
Daniel’s educational background includes a BBA from Simon Fraser University and an MBA from Athabasca University.
Diego is an accomplished business leader with +20 years of progressive global leadership experience in building some of the world’s most iconic consumer brands and delivering strong financial results. Diego is an innovator, agile operator and servant leader with exceptional analytical skills and business acumen, having led complex business transformations in order to reinvigorate stagnant categories, turn-around declining businesses and start up new ventures in high growth environments in pharmaceutical, food and beverages, and QSR.