Anthony (Tony) Melman is Chair of the Board of NuMiner Global.
Tony also serves as Board Chair & CEO of Nevele Inc., a private consulting firm focused on supporting clients’ strategic initiatives, with an emphasis on M&A and financing strategies.
Prior to Nevele, Tony served as CEO of Acasta Capital and as CEO of Acasta Enterprises where he led the acquisition of Apollo, JemPak, and Stellwagen. Prior to Acasta, Tony served for more than 22 years as Managing Director and Partner of Onex Corporation. Among other contributions, while at Onex, Tony played a leading role in the acquisition of Sky Chefs, ProSource, and Celestica.
Prior to Onex, Tony was Head of Global Project and Acquisition Financing for the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce where he was in charge of worldwide merchant banking, project financing, acquisitions, and other specialized financing activities.
Tony is a Founder and member of the Board of Baycrest Global Solutions and previously served as Chair of The Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, one of the world’s premier academic health sciences centers focused on aging. He also served as Chair of the Board of Cogniciti Inc., a for-profit joint venture created by Baycrest and MaRS Discovery District. He also served on the Board and was Chair of the Finance Committee of CP Rail, having joined with Bill Ackman, CEO of Pershing Square and the ‘Directors for Change.’ He was previously on the Board of the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, Chairing the Budget and Finance Committee. He also served on the Board of the University of Toronto Asset Management Corporation. He was instrumental in the growth of the Childhood Cancer Charitable Council of the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO) and a member of the Board of Governors of Mount Sinai Hospital.
Tony obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of the Witwatersrand, a Master of Business Administration (Gold Medalist) from the University of Cape Town and a Ph.D. in Finance from the University of the Witwatersrand.
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