Board of Directors

Lorie Haber Real

Lawrence Haber

Effective May 21, 2015, Mr. Haber transitioned from his role as Executive Chair of the Corporation to Chair. Mr. Haber was appointed Executive Chair of Diversified Royalty Corp. (“DIV”) effective August 6, 2013. Prior to that, Mr. Haber served as President and CEO of BENEV Capital Inc. (as DIV was then), from June 29, 2011 to August 2013. From 2006 to 2009, Mr. Haber held a number of executive positions with DundeeWealth Inc., including Executive Vice-President and Co-Head of Dundee Capital Markets and Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer of Dundee Securities Corporation. Mr. Haber is a former financial industry executive and corporate and securities lawyer. He has had a diverse career involving a wide variety of responsibilities and experiences in relation to the capital markets.

Mitch Gropper Real

Mitchell Gropper

Mr. Gropper is a senior partner with Farris, Vaughan, Wills & Murphy LLP, a full service law firm based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Mr. Gropper is recognized as one of Canada’s leading lawyers in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, mid-market advisory services, and corporate commercial matters and is often an advisor to board of directors. Mr. Gropper has extensive experience with top-line royalty funds having advised on the structuring and IPO of both A&W Revenue Royalties Income Fund and The Keg Royalties Income Fund.

Murray Coleman

Murray Coleman 

Mr. Coleman is a senior partner with Bennett Jones LLP, a full service law firm based out of Calgary, Alberta, and acts as co-head of the firm’s corporate commercial practice group and head of the firm’s franchise practice group. For franchisors and franchisees, Mr. Coleman advises on matters relating to franchise structures, compliance with franchise legislation, negotiation and preparation of franchise agreements, and franchise litigation and disputes.

Johnny Ciampi

Johnny Ciampi 

Mr. Ciampi is a co-founder and managing partner of private equity firm, Maxam Capital, which focuses on structured investments in both publicly traded and private companies. Prior to forming Maxam, Mr. Ciampi was the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Gibralt Capital and a partner of Second City Capital Partners, Vancouver-based private equity groups. Mr. Ciampi also serves on the Board of Premium Brands Holding Corporation. Mr. Ciampi is a graduate of the University of British Columbia with a degree in Commerce and holds a Chartered Accountant designation.


Paula Rogers

Ms. Rogers has over 20 years of experience working for Canadian-based international public companies and has a strong background in corporate governance, treasury, mergers and acquisitions, and financial reporting. Ms. Rogers is currently a Corporate Director and is Chair of the Audit Committee of Timmins Gold Corp. and NeutriSci International Inc. She previously worked as the Vice-President, Treasurer of Goldcorp Inc., Treasurer of Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. and Treasurer of Silver Wheaton Corp. and was responsible for the financing and tax structuring of several significant transactions. Ms. Rogers is a graduate of the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Commerce degree and holds a Chartered Accountant designation.