Lewis has successfully led the strategic transformation of multiple businesses in a number of industries, ranging from the swift scaling of high-growth start-ups to the reinvigoration of established businesses with $3 billion in revenue and 10,000 employees. He has led over 25 domestic and cross-border mergers, acquisitions, jv’s, exits, financings and international IPO.
South African born, Canadian businessman with 30 years of diverse Board Director and CEO/C-suite leadership experience in both private and publicly-traded enterprises with global operations, including blue-chip companies such as Maple Leaf Foods, Alliance Atlantis Communications and CryptoLogic Inc.
Lewis is experienced in software development/technology, consumer packaged goods, food manufacturing and distribution, financial services, agriculture, and media and entertainment industries. He is a CPA, CA, holds the ICD.D designation, and obtained his B.Comm from the University of Toronto.