Winz Casagrande, Ph.D. is Founder, CEO and Chair of Delphi Diagnostics Inc.TM, a breast cancer diagnostic company. She has successfully led the organization from inception through several capital raises to fund commercialization – working with a small, effective team.
Winz is an experienced entrepreneur, executive, and Board director with a passion for building and growing innovative, sustainable enterprises. She is recognized as an expert in governance, designing and implementing governance frameworks as part of national and global strategies. She has a track record of building highly motivated teams and raising capital for enterprises with a double or triple bottom line, drawing from an extensive international network.
Winz is a breast cancer survivor.
- Education: Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD.D), University of Hannover Germany (Dr.jur.), University of St. Gallen (lic.oec. HSG)
- Boards: Park Lawn Corporation (TSX: PLC): Director and committee member (Governance, Audit, Compensation); REsCo Lease: Chair.
- Executive: Sustainalytics: Governance; Royal Bank of Canada ISS- Dexia: Global Head of Market and Product Strategy; Ernst & Young Canada: National Director Real Estate.