CFO and a Director
Labstat International ULC
Kimberly Stevenson Chow is CFO and a Director of Labstat International ULC, a mid-sized and privately held Contract Research Organization, based in Kitchener. Labstat is the largest, independent tobacco testing laboratory in the world, offering a comprehensive scope of testing services. In her present capacity, Kimberly is responsible for the Company’s finances, risk management strategies, and capital market activities. She is a key member of the management team, and on behalf of the company, both led the transaction for the entrance of a U.S. private equity firm as a shareholder, as well as the negotiations for a subsequent management buyout.
Before joining Labstat in 2003, Kimberly was CFO at DELEX Therapeutics Inc., an early-stage, privately held, drug delivery company and, prior to that, CFO at MedcomSoft Inc., a publicly traded company, focused on designing, developing and marketing software solutions for healthcare providers. Prior to becoming a CFO, Kimberly was Vice President and Director of Deloitte & Touche Corporate Finance, a global professional services firm.
Kimberly’s roles have provided her with valuable experience in public and private equity offerings, debt and equity restructurings, due diligence, and post-acquisition integration.
Kimberly has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University and is a CPA.