Neil D. Manning


Neil D. Manning was formerly the President, Chief Executive Officer and Board Director of Wajax Corporation for a ten-year term and prior to that he held the position of President, Chief Operating Officer and Board Director at Strongco Corporation.  Mr. Manning brings over four decades of experience as an entrepreneur, investor, and executive in both private and publicly-traded companies and provides public market experience, financial and analytical expertise and capabilities.

Mr. Manning has extensive Board knowledge in the areas of Operations Management, Strategic Planning, Acquisitions and Divestitures as well as Investor Relations.  In addition to Athabasca Minerals Inc., Mr. Manning currently sits on the Board for TransForce International Inc. where he also Chairs the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee.

As well, Mr. Manning was a member of the University of Alberta School of Business Advisory Council for six years and held the position of Chairman for three years.  He is a graduate of the University of Alberta where he obtained his Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Arts degrees.

Effective date of appointment to the Board of Directors: 25 October 2019.

Neil D. Manning