Charles is responsible for managing RewardStream’s financial operations. He has held financial positions of increasing responsibility throughout his professional career, for both public and private companies in the high tech and biotech industries. In his various roles, Charles has raised over $20 million in equity and debt financings and managed company budgets in excess of $10 million. Charles holds a CGA-CPA designation and has an executive M.B.A. from Simon Fraser University. Charles was most recently the VP Finance for Contigo Systems, where he was also responsible for the integration of acquired companies and assisted in the sale of Contigo to Vecima Networks.