Rideau Recognition Solutions, a global leader in employee recognition and human capital management, has appointed Lester Fernandes to its board of directors. Lester will lead the board’s audit committee.
“As we set our sights on global markets and the expansion of our Vistance data analytic solution, we were in search of additional leadership to help us with the financial and strategic growth goals we’ve established,” says Peter Hart, Rideau CEO. “Lester brings to the board extensive experience in investment and corporate banking and during his 30-year career has spent a large many of those years helping both domestic and international clients with financial alternatives and project financing solutions. His unique vision and experience with auditing committees will be a valuable asset for Rideau.”
Lester’s background includes more than 15 years of work in investment and corporate banking with Bank of Montreal, as CFO and co-founder of Pivotal Payments - one of the leading payment processing companies in the North America, and as a member of the audit board committee with Castle Resources Inc.