Mark Itwaru , , , Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Mark is a serial entrepreneur who is a leading innovator in new technologies. He’s created solutions for mobile commerce, mobile marketing, social media, social-marketing, ecommerce and payment processing. Mark is the innovator of 900 Pay, real-time checking, online debit and many other disruptive payment technologies. He holds several technology patents in mobile commerce and payment processing. His previous endeavour , Navaho Networks Inc. pioneered an e-wallet solution for payment processing that processed billions of dollars in transactions. He’s founded firms that have featured interactive Ad Network platforms and mobile, e-wallet payment technologies. Prior to this Mr. Itwaru was an internet engineer on the design team at AT&T Canada for CIBC INTRIA, RBC/TD Branch Network, Scotiabank Caribbean Network, Transport Canada and for the CP Rail train Switch Network.

Alexander Macdonald , , CPA, CA , , Chief Financial Officer

Alex joined Peeks Social Ltd. in January 2014 as the Controller of what was then Keek Inc. In November 2014 he was promoted to CFO of Keek Inc., providing leadership as the most senior officer in the Toronto office of approximately 50 staff. Following the transition of the Company to Peeks Social Ltd., Alex remained as CFO, and is a core member of the senior management team. Prior to Peeks Social, he was a Senior Auditor at a Canadian public accounting firm, providing auditing and consulting services to publicly traded companies. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant and a Chartered Accountant (CPA,CA) and a Primary Reservist, Infantry Section Commander in the Canadian Armed Forces. Alex has previously served on the Company’s Board of Directors.

Ariane Young , , , Corporate Secretary

Ariane Young is a partner at the law firm of TingleMerrett LLP, a Calgary-based corporate law firm. Ariane has 20 years’ experience in the securities and corporate law industry and has acted for numerous Canadian and International public and private corporations, including oil and gas, software, bio-technology, technology and industrial issuers. Ariane has been with TingleMerrett LLP since 2006, prior to which she was an associate with Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP (2004 to 2006) and a partner at Parlee McLaws LLP (from 2000) starting as an associate in 1994. Ariane holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons.) in Philosophy and Political Science and obtained her LLB from the University of British Columbia.

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