Over 15 years in Internet, games and technology.
x-RBC Dominion Securities.
MBA in strategic marketing and competitive positioning.
Over 40 years leading technology ventures to success.
x-CEO Electronic Arts (Canada).
Co-founded and led companies to exits of more than $850 million.
Chartered Accountant with 20 years in tech ventures.
x-CFO Roadhouse Interactive.
x-CFO CellStop Systems.
Dr. Amir Shadmand
VP BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Over 10 years in Mobile Technology (4G &5G) and cloud gaming.
Mentor at Entrepreneurship Institute King’s College London.
PhD in Mobile Telecommunications.
VP PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT
Co-Founder and COO of Silicon Sisters Interactive (Canada’s first female-led game development studio),
x-VP Product Development at Roadhouse Interactive.
DIRECTORS AND EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Mr. T.M. Williams – Executive Chairman & Director
Mr. T. M. Williams has served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of SGW from August 20, 2001 until June 16, 2011. Since June 16, 2011, Mr. Williams has served as the Executive Chairman of SGW. Since 1984, Mr. Williams has served as a principal of T.M. Williams (ROW), Inc., a private consulting firm, and from 1993 until 2008, was Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Commerce and Business Administration at the University of British Columbia. From 1988 to 1991, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Distinctive Software, Inc. in Vancouver, BC, and, upon the acquisition of that company by Electronic Arts Inc., North America’s largest developer of entertainment software, he became President and Chief Executive Officer of Electronic Arts (Canada) Inc., where he continued until 1993. From 1995 to 2012, Mr. Williams was a director of YM Biosciences, Inc., a biotechnology company, until its acquisition by Gilead Sciences, Inc. In addition, he is a director of several other private corporations.
Mr. J. M. Williams – C.E.O. & Director
Mr. J. M. Williams served as Vice President, Business Development and Marketing Director for SGW from September 2001 until June 16, 2011. Mr. J.M. Williams has been a director of SGW since July 26, 2007. Since June 16, 2011, Mr. J. M. Williams has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of SGW. Prior to his employment with SGW, he was a Business Analyst with Blue Zone Inc. (a technology company) and RBC Dominion Securities. Mr. J. M. Williams has a bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Victoria and a Masters of Business Administration degree, specializing in strategic marketing, from the University of Warwick. Mr. J. M. Williams is the son of Mr. T. M. Williams, SGW’s Executive Chairman.
Will Moore, Director
Will brings 28 years experience in sector leading entertainment businesses to Shoal Games. He has a track record in corporate strategy, corporate finance, investor relations, business model innovation and leading complex multi-stakeholder projects. After a decade leading global projects for Virgin EMI and Polygram he spent 16 years as a media and entertainment management consultant including leading an international management consultancy. Will holds a 1st class MBA from Henley Business School with a distinction for his thesis on ‘business model innovation in technology start-ups’. He is Cheif Executive Officer of 50cc Games Ltd & Nodding Frog Ltd and Non-Exec Director to a small portfolio of technology businesses.
Ms F. Curtis – Director
Ms. F. Curtis has served as a director of SGW since June 10, 2009. She has served as Compliance Officer and General Corporate Secretary for Counsel Limited, an Anguillian financial services corporation, since 2006. Ms. Curtis has been working in the financial services industry since 1990. She started at the brokerage firm, Burns Fry, in Toronto (now Nesbitt Burns, Bank of Montreal). She completed her Canadian Securities Course and became a licensed Securities Broker in 1992. She was educated in England, and attended the University of Toronto, Canada for her undergraduate degree. Ms. Curtis’s Master in Business Administration in Finance & International.
Mr. H. W. Bromley – C.F.O
Mr. Bromley has served as the Chief Financial Officer of SGW since July 2002. Mr. Bromley is the former Chief Financial Officer for CellStop Systems, Inc., a security manufacturing company and is the CFO for Roadhouse Interactive Limited. From 2000 to 2001, Mr. Bromley was a director and the Group Financial Officer for Agroceres & Co. Ltd. From 1995 – 1999, he was an employee of Ernst & Young working in South Africa and in the United States of America. Mr. Bromley has in addition worked for CitiBank, Unilever PLC and Gerrard. Mr. Bromley is a Chartered Accountant. Mr. Bromley is a consultant to SGW and devotes approximately 25% of his working time to his duties as C.F.O. of SGW.
Our directors and executive officers as of the date of this Report are as follows:
X* – Chairman of Committee