Management Team


Gerald P. Hamaliuk

Co-founded SusGlobal Energy and currently serves as a Director and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Hamaliuk brings over 30 years of experience in public company finance and business operations to SusGlobal Energy Over the past twenty years Mr. Hamaliuk has been involved in developing, owning and operating greenhouse gas reduction projects in Canada, China, Vietnam, Malaysia, Indonesia and Egypt as both a Director and an Officer of Landfill Gas Canada Ltd. Projects were partially funded from revenue derived from sale of Certified Emission Reduction Credits to EU entities generated through the Kyoto Protocol Mechanisms. Previously, Mr. Hamaliuk was involved in projects to recover and utilize biogas from landfills and industrial wastewater treating in Canada and the U.S. working with Kilborn Engineering and JNE Consulting as well as environmental projects with Domtar Inc for the Pulp Mill, Coal Tar and Wood Preserving Divisions. He brings this extensive experience gained over many industry and country project developments to SusGlobal Energy.

Mr. Hamaliuk attended the University of Alberta in Edmonton for a degree in Chemical Engineering and an MBA specializing in Law and Marketing.


Marc M. Hazout

Co-founded SusGlobal Energy and currently serves as a Director, Chairman and President

Mr. Hazout brings over 20 years of experience in public markets, finance and business operations to SusGlobal Energy Over the past several years Mr. Hazout has been involved in acquiring, restructuring and providing management services, as both a Director and an Officer, to several publicly traded companies. In 1998, Mr. Hazout founded and has been President and CEO of Travellers International Inc., a private investment banking firm headquartered in Toronto. Travellers has been involved in a multitude of successful capital market transactions, and over the past decade has focused on building relationships in China with the objective of participating in that country's tremendous growth opportunities. Mr. Hazout attended York University in Toronto studying International Relations and Economics. Mr. Hazout speaks English, French, Hebrew and Arabic as well as some Spanish and Italian.


Ike Makrimichalos

Currently serves as Chief Financial Officer of SusGlobal Energy

Mr. Makrimichalos is a Chartered Professional Accountant (Chartered Accountant), with over 25 years of experience in servicing public and private companies, including manufacturing, automotive, technology & telecommunications and insurance, for Deloitte & Touche LLP in Toronto. Mr. Makrimichalos has served as a Chief Financial Officer and Controller in the mining sector for companies with global operations and multiple filing jurisdictions and currently serves as a Chief Financial Officer and Controller in the financial services and mining sectors, along with providing financial consulting services for several private companies. Mr. Makrimichalos graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Arts degree.


Kate Holloway

Vice President Corporate Development

Ms. Holloway has provided consulting services to energy firms and energy-related industry associations including business plan and financial analyses, carbon accounting (ISO 16064) carbon credit valuation, preparation of FiT contracts, EROI analysis, requirements analyses for urban co-op energy projects and development of programs for industry associations. Clients included Ontario Sustainable Energy Association, WADE Canada, CLIMATECheck, Toronto Atmospheric Fund, City of Toronto, Electricity Distribution Association and Federation of Canadian Municipalities. Ms. Holloway’s technical certifications include Carbon Accounting I (GHG Institute), Geoexchange Design Level 1, IGSHPA, Solar PV Level 1, Kortright Centre, TRCA, Solar Thermal Level 1, Kortright Centre, TRCA. Ms. Holloway holds an MBA from the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, with a concentration in Finance and a History B.A. from Victoria University.


Donna J. Saunders

Accounting & Office Manager

Ms. Saunders is a seasoned Senior Financial Specialist and Office Manager with in-depth experience in various industries, all linked directly to customer service. Ms. Saunders is responsible for all facets of computerised full cycle accounting systems and office management. Ms. Saunders has managed the Scientific Research & Experimental Development client claims for the Government (Federal and Provincial) to establish progress of claim and non-compliance as a tax consultant contractor. Ms. Saunders is an Accounts Payable/Receivable Supervisor for all facets of computerised accounting systems including all government reporting.