Meet the team leading Cervus Equipment forward.

Graham Drake President & Chief Executive Officer

Graham Drake was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer in April 2012. Prior to being appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Cervus Equipment, Graham served as Vice President of Operations, Agriculture and its predecessor entities from 2005 until April 2012.
 
Mr. Drake is a Director of the Cervus Equipment Corporation Board of Directors and has held this position since May 2003. Graham is a graduate of the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) Education Program and holds a Bachelor of Agriculture Engineering from McGill University.

Adam Lowther Chief Financial Officer 

Adam Lowther is the Chief Financial Officer of Cervus Equipment Corporation. Mr. Lowther joined Cervus in 2013, and was formerly the company’s Director of Finance. Prior to joining Cervus, he held management roles in valuation and finance in both public practice and the private sector.

Mr. Lowther is a designated Chartered Accountant, Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Business Valuator and a Chartered Financial Analyst. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Calgary.
  

Stella Cosby Vice President, People 

Ms. Cosby is the Vice President of People at Cervus Equipment Corporation. She has held leadership positions for more than 25 years in agriculture, financial, transportation and chemical industries. Stella joined Cervus Equipment Corporation in 2014. Prior to, Ms. Cosby was a Senior Director with Agrium Inc.  
 
She holds a Master of Arts in Organizational Systems Renewal from Antioch University, a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the University of Western Ontario and a Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching from the University of Calgary.
 
Ms. Cosby is on the Board of Directors for CES Energy Solutions Corporation and is a former Board Member of Savanna Energy Services Corporation. She is a graduate of the Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD) Education Program. 

Fred Hnatiw Vice President, Operations, Transportation and Industrial 

Fred Hnatiw has more than 25 years working as a leader in agriculture, oil and gas and retail industries. Mr. Hnatiw was appointed to Vice President, Operations, Transportation and Industrial in 2017 after serving as Vice President, Commercial and Industrial since 2013. Prior to joining Cervus Equipment Corporation, Fred worked as an Operations Manager at SMS Equipment.

Mr. Hnatiw obtained a Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Saskatchewan. He is a designated Charter Director (C.Dir.) through the Directors College and holds a Certificate in Executive Leadership Coaching from the International Coach Federation.

Cal Johnson Vice President, Operations, Agriculture Canada

Cal Johnson was appointed Vice President of Operations, Agriculture Canada of Cervus Equipment Corporation in 2017. He was previously Vice President, Operations, Transportation, and Director, Business Development. Prior to joining Cervus Equipment Corporation in 2000, Mr. Johnson held several leadership positions with John Deere Ltd.

A Professional Engineer (P.Eng.), Mr. Johnson holds a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Engineering and is a graduate of the Institute of Corporate Directors Education Program.