Michael Franks has 25 years of experience in various businesses across multiple industries, including logistics, technology, and ambulance transport, among others. Mr. Franks has been involved in buying, restructuring and selling companies as well as taking them public. He is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Syncordia Healthcare and has led the Company through a series of capital raises and M&A transactions, as well as its public listing on the Toronto Stock Exchange Venture Board. In his spare time, Mr. Franks is an avid alpine skier and has competed in eco-challenge adventure races, ironman triathlons, and marathons. Mr. Franks has an undergraduate degree in Economics from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario and an MBA from Trinity College Dublin, Ireland. He has also completed the Corporate Restructuring M&A course at Harvard Business School (Executive Education).
Jerry LeCato has 25 years of experience in business management. He has an extensive background in operations management, sales/marketing, public relations and quality assurance. Mr. LeCato has been directly involved in the organic growth of private ambulance services and revenue cycle management companies accomplishing over 100% + increases annually. He has also been directly involved in due diligence, integration and restructuring of multiple companies to accomplish substantial acquisition growth. Utilizing Lean Six Sigma and TPS (Toyota Production System), Mr. LeCato has a proven track record of successfully maximizing efficiencies and increasing EBITDA in service based organizations.