Nick is an accomplished and proven entrepreneur/business executive. He was the President and COO for Patheon Inc. from 1989 to 2009. He presided over the establishment of Patheon as a global leader in pharmaceutical development and manufacturing services. From a small operation in Fort Erie Ontario, Patheon grew to 14 facilities in 5 countries, 7,000 employees and $700 million in revenue. Nick retired from Patheon in May 2009. He is now President and CEO of Natacor Inc. - a venture capital and management services company providing strategic, business development and operations support primarily to life sciences companies. Nick is on the Board of Directors and on the Advisory Boards of several early-stage companies, and has been heavily involved in Angel Investor Networks in Southern Ontario.