Mr. Kang was previously with the TMX Group and served most recently as the Director of Listings for the TSX Venture Exchange. Mr. Kang was responsible for overseeing all listings functions for issuers on the exchange, as well as developing and implementing policies that were relevant to the financial climate in which issuers participated in the Canadian capital markets. In addition to his experience at the TMX Group, Mr. Kang has served on the executive board of over 15 publicly traded companies.

Mr. Kang has also served as a lecturer at Simon Fraser University, one of the top universities in Canada. In this role, he was a lecturer for the course of Public Companies: Financing, Governance and Compliance. Mr. Kang received a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia in 1988 and obtained his Chartered Accountant designation at Ernst and Young.