People: Amaya Inc (AYA.TO)
9 Dec 2016
Mr. Divyesh Gadhia is Lead Independent Interim Chairman of the Board of Amaya Inc. He served as the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Vice Chairman of Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited from 1992 until 2010, where he was responsible for strategic initiatives, regulatory matters and governmental relations. He has served as a director of a number of other private and public companies, as well as charities, including a director of the Canadian Gaming Association from 2005 to 2010, and currently serves as a director of Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited and Trian Equities. In 2009, Mr. Gadhia was awarded the Canadian Gaming News Outstanding Achievement Award and has also received the Business in Vancouver’s Top 40 Under 40 Award. Since 2010, Mr. Gadhia has been the Chairman of Spud.ca, a local farmers and food producers network, and the President of Atiga Investments Inc., an investment firm focused on consumer products. Mr. Gadhia is Chartered Public Accountant, a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors, and holds a business degree from Simon Fraser University.
|Total Annual Compensation, CAD||75,000|
|Restricted Stock Awards, CAD||--|
|Long-Term Incentive Plans, CAD||--|
|All Other, CAD||22,233|
|Fiscal Year Total, CAD||97,233|