James E. Lawson, C.A., Private Practice

Mr. James Lawson received his Honors BA in Business in 1971, and became a Chartered Accountant in 1977.

Mr. Lawson has over 39 years experience as a Chartered Accountant with the primary focus in corporate finance, business accounting, taxation and reporting issues. He was a co-founder and the first CFO of Westjet Airlines Ltd. and has also served as CFO for several public and private oil and gas companies. Mr. Lawson was a director and Chairman of the Audit Committee for TUSK Energy until 2009. He is currently a director and CFO of a private company involved in the technology development within the medical field.