Executive Board

RAMIN ESTIFAIE (MCOMM-MBA)

CEO AND COFOUNDER

Ramin is a medical technology expert and nutraceutical corporate executive with 15 years of experience in founding and managing health, technology, and natural health product development in several companies. To the CSN Pharma partnership, he brings his global experience in business operation, commercialization, and strategic expansion in the healthcare system.

KARIM LEIL (PHD)

HEAD OF R&D AND COFOUNDER

To the CSN Pharma partnership, Dr. Leilnahari brings a mix of healthcare knowledge in quality control, entrepreneurial / ownership experience, and business development expertise. Karim is also the CEO of Canadian Sports Nutrition, a natural health supplement company.

SAIED VEJDANI (MD)

CFO AND COFOUNDER

Saied is a serial entrepreneur with 25 years of experience managing several companies in four different markets. To the CSN Pharma partnership, Dr. Vejdani brings a mix of personal healthcare professional competence and long-standing financial management inputs and expertise.

Team

HELENA BROWN

PURCHASING AND PRODUCTION MANAGER

Helena Brown started in the industry of the finished product when a well-meaning neighbor introduced her to the nutraceutical & botanical “world”. She was hooked and very curious which led to a progressive career in Product Development, Procurement, Contract Manufacturing, and Business Development. Understanding and managing the business development process from conception to regulatory, quality assurance, manufacturing, and completion, while delivering results are her core strengths. She is responsible for working closely with suppliers around the globe, clients, and various departments.

MARIANNA FOWLES

MARKETING LEAD

Marianna is a Marketing Strategist with a commitment to aligning and connecting with brands that are equally purpose-driven. After completing a bachelor’s degree in Fine art and English Literature, she embarked on a 9-year journey working, exploring, and learning in Korea, Japan, Vietnam, and Thailand. To the CSN Pharma team, she brings experience working with food brands and consultants in the natural health space. She draws on her diverse experience within the industry to help businesses achieve growth and alignment in the passion that inspired them to promote health and wellness.

LARISSA PEREIRA

PROJECT COORDINATOR

With experience in purchasing and data management analytics, Larissa provides inputs for our operations projects and web applications as well as ensuring that our processes are up-to-date and have clear steps to follow. Larissa demonstrates a commitment to working with people with great communication, interpersonal skills, and a “roll-up your sleeves” attitude. Larissa is bilingual in English and Portuguese.

AMANEH BEHZADI

QA/QC MANAGER

Amaneh is a plant pathologist with a degree in law. She has over 10 year’s experience in quality control in the food and natural health product industry. To CSN Pharma she brings her quality assessment, and NHP backgrounds to provide quality service delivery to our clients.

KELLY MARCINIW

BOARD OF ADVISOR (BUSINESS AND OPERATIONS)

To the CSN Pharma advisory, Ms. Marciniw brings a mix of business management expertise and innovative product development experience in an advisory capacity.

DAN KEOGH

BOARD OF ADVISOR (ACCOUNTING)

To the CSN Pharma advisory services, Dan brings vast knowledge in areas of focus including Canadian and U.S. income tax compliance, corporate financial statement compilation and assurance services, corporate income tax planning, and international reporting. He holds CPA, CA, and TEP certifications that contribute to his advisory capacity.

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