New Associates at Mercana

Yan Namer – February 2018

Innovative thinker with broad-based expertise in operations, finance and business development. Proven ability to quickly analyze key business drivers and develop strategies to grow the bottom-line. Entrepreneurial and driven Chief Executive, with more than 20 years’ experience in numerous companies in domestic and international marketplace. High level of integrity, energetic leader with the ability to envision and create successful outcomes from complex situations.

Strong entrepreneurship professional with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) focused in Accounting and Finance from University of Paris-Evry-Val d’Essonne.

Tom Hearne – February 2018

Tom is a professional executive with experience in rapidly growing technology companies, and significant experience in capital raising, having completed 12 capital raise transactions for over $500M. Tom has completed a Nasdaq IPO, a TSX IPO, an AIM IPO, and two additional TSX cross-listings.

Tom has significant experience in mergers and acquisitions with involvement in 10 M&A transactions, most recently the $167M sale of the Score Television Network to Rogers Media.