Mr. Koustov has extensive experience as a corporate commercial lawyer, specializing in securities. He has previously worked at a top ranked law firm in the province of Saskatchewan, and a mid -size law firm in Calgary. During his legal practice he was lead counsel to a multibillion dollar fertilizer company and a major European wind turbine company. He has handled various private and public transactions with diverse structures, including listings on the TSX-V and the Canadian Securities Exchange. Mr. Koustov has also previously worked in investment banking with a boutique firm specializing in mergers and acquisitions. During this time, most notably, he worked on a $1 billion dollar divestiture in the potash sector. Mr. Koustov has negotiated several transactions on behalf of clients in his capacity as legal counsel and as a broker/advisor.