Mr. Rouf, an international financier, has over 25 years experience in the global financial services industry as a securities professional. From 1996 through 2003, Mr. Rouf was Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Impact Capital in London, in charge of the private placement division of the company. From 1991 through 1996, Mr. Rouf was Senior Portfolio Manager of PVH Fund Managers, a London-based hedge fund. Mr. Rouf started his career in 1986 with Den Danske Bank in Copenhagen, Denmark. In early 2004, Mr. Rouf launched a new investment holding company, PacificWave Partners, serving as Managing Director and overseeing the company’s overall investments, investment banking practice, including origination, structuring and financing of both privately-held and publicly traded emerging growth companies in North America, Asia and Europe.