Medicure names new director
16 May 2019 -

Medicure Inc (TSXV: MPH, OTC: MCUJD.PK), a pharmaceutical company, announced yesterday that it has named Manon Harvey CPA, CA, as its new director.

In January 2019, Harvey joined the University of British Columbia's Okanagan Campus as director, Integrated Planning and chief budget officer. For the prior 21 years she was vice-president, Finance and Corporate Services for the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), responsible for the finance function, human resources, information technology, and administrative services. She was an officer of the CFI board of directors, and served as the secretary and treasurer. For over 10 years, until June 2014, she was both a member of the board of directors, as well as chair of the Audit Committee, for Hydro Ottawa. She is an external member of the Departmental Audit Committee of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

Dr Albert D Friesen, chair of the Medicure board, said, 'It is a great pleasure to have Ms. Harvey join the board of directors. We look forward to working with her to continue to guide and grow Medicure.'