Based in Western Canada, our experienced management team has a long and successful track record of building, acquiring, growing and financing profitable businesses.


Scott TannasScott Tannas

Chief Executive Officer, President, Secretary and Director

Scott founded The Western Investment Company of Canada in 2015. His passion for business extends to a passion for his country, which he serves as an active Senator of Canada since 2013.

Shafeen MawaniShafeen Mawani, MBA, CFA

Chief Operating Officer, CEO – Fortress Insurance

Shafeen has played an instrumental role in sourcing, executing and managing acquisitions for Western Investment Company.

Stacey CrossStacey Cross, CPA, CA

Chief Financial Officer

Stacey is a Chartered Professional Accountant with 16 years experience in financial accounting and reporting, tax, auditing and management reporting.


Jim DinningJames F Dinning

Chairman of the Board

Jim Dinning is a home-grown Albertan with an extensive background in both government and business. We couldn’t have a Chairman of our Board with much more experience than Jim.

Willard YuillWillard Yuill


Bill is Chairman, President and CEO of The Monarch Corporation where he upholds a family tradition of being active on many fronts, always looking for the next opportunity and ready for the next challenge.

Kabir JivrajDr. Kabir Jivraj


Dr. Kabir Jivraj brings more then 25 years of experience as a senior executive, Board member, principal investor, and business builder to Western Investment Company.

Jennie Moushos


Jennie Moushos has spent the majority of her career in the financial and insurance sectors and has over 25 years’ experience in the insurance industry.