TORONTO, Dec. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Fairplay Ventures Inc. (“FPY” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: FPY.P) announces the resignation of Andriyko Herchak and appointment of Bruno Amadi to the Company’s board of directors. Mr. Herchak has tendered his resignation to pursue other business interests, and the Company is very grateful for his invaluable leadership, support and guidance.
Mr. Amadi brings over 40 years of capital markets and corporate governance experience by virtue of his former position as Partner at KPMG LLP. Mr. Amadi held a Chartered Professional Accountant designation and a Fellowship Chartered Professional Accountant designation, and has been actively involved in over 90 mergers, acquisitions and diversiture transactions in Canada and internationally across a variety of industries.
“We are very pleased to have Bruno join our team” said Nicholas Meyer, CEO of FPY. “Bruno brings decades of experience in capital markets and corporate governance, and an extensive network of contacts across many industries which will be of great benefit to the Company.”
About Fairplay Ventures Inc.
Fairplay Ventures has not commenced commercial operations and the Company currently has no assets other than a minimum amount of cash. Except as specifically contemplated in Policy 2.4 of the Exchange Manual, until the completion of a Qualifying Transaction the Company will not carry on any business other than the identification and evaluation of assets or businesses with a view to completing a prosposed Qualifying Transaction. Investors are cautioned that trading in the securities of a capital pool company should be considered highly speculative.
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