Michael Sheikh joins VRDT Corporation as Interim Chief Financial Officer
LOS ANGELES, January 29, 2015 – VRDT Corporation (“Verdant”) announced today the addition of Michael Sheikh as interim Chief Financial Officer, with the full intention of confirming him into a full position after 3 months. Mr. Sheikh replaces Dennis Hogan who unfortunately passed away. Mr. Sheikh comes to VRDT with a wealth of experience in international trade financing and the energy industry.
As Verdant continues to grow and acquire more companies, and corresponding purchase orders, solid factoring finance to help these acquisitions grow and expand becomes paramount. Mr. Sheikh brings over eight years of financing international trade deals with expertise in venture capital and a natural affinity for asset based lending.
“We are deeply saddened at the recent loss of Dennis Hogan whose efforts helped shape Verdant for the future. We will miss him dearly. We are; however, delighted to have Mr. Sheikh join our family,” stated Graham Norton-Standen, VRDT executive Chairman, “Verdant is seeing many positive new opportunities beginning to reach fruition with our subsidiaries and with our partners. Michael’s expertise is spot on for helping bring these opportunities to life.”
“I couldn’t be more excited to begin working with Verdant building a strong, fully SEC compliant, financial structure that emphasizes our growth and investment with our subsidiaries and partners,” stated Mr. Sheikh.
For more information, please contact Maria Foskaris at (949) 633-3467.
About VRDT Corporation
VRDT Corporation (“Verdant”) (OTC Pink: VRDT) is a public company aggregation platform focused on the intelligent integration of renewable and sustainable energy technology, transportation and infrastructure-related ventures and initiatives. Verdant’s focus is to bring together technology, manufacturing, and services to significantly enhance efficiencies in energy-use options and facilitate the rapid and broad implementation and adoption of those efficiencies as part of a new energy paradigm.
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