Company/Directors and Advisors



Nick Bedford, Chairman

As well as his role as Chair of Actenum's Board, Nick serves on the Boards of Zymeworks, and AegisMobility, and was Chairman of the Board of Directors of ActiveState, until its acquisition by Sophos Plc.

Nick has held senior positions at UBS Warburg, including the Frankfurt-based role as Head of German Equities. In this position he oversaw all sales and sales trading of equity products, and was responsible for the merger of UBS Germany's equity business with SBC Warburg. Prior to this he was with UBS' Securities division in Zurich, Tokyo, and London.

Amos Michelson

Amos was the CEO of Creo Inc. from 1995 to 2005. He joined Creo in 1991 and, prior to his appointment as CEO, served in senior positions including Vice President Business Strategy, Managing Director, and Chairman of the Board. Before joining Creo, Amos was CEO of Opal, Inc., a semi-conductor equipment company, and COO of Optrotech Ltd., a developer and manufacturer of optical and imaging systems for the electronics industry.

Amos is a past member of the British Columbia Premier's Technology Council. In 1999, together with Dan Gelbart (co-founder of Creo Inc.), he was named an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year®, and in 2005 was recognized as the British Columbia Technology Industry Association's “Person of the Year” for his contribution to the technology industry of British Columbia.

Andy Wright

Andy serves on the Boards of Actenum and Pharos Capital.

Andy co-founded and was the CTO of Datum Telegraphic Inc., a company specializing in signal processing solutions for third generation wireless systems. Upon the company's acquisition by PMC-Sierra, Andy became Director of Wireless and Signal Processing Product Research and IPR management, where his attention was focused on sustaining wireless technology development, and management of the intellectual property and patent program.

Paul Maurer, Chief Executive Officer

Read about Paul on the Management team page


Steve Munford

Steve is currently the non-executive chairman of the Sophos Ltd. Board of Directors, and the Chairman of Elastic Path Software Inc. As well, he is a Member of the Boards of Carbonite, Core Security, and Quick Mobile.

Steve served as the CEO of Sophos from 2006 to 2012, and during that time led the company through a period of dramatic growth, more than tripling bookings. Prior to his role as CEO, Steve served as President of Sophos for North America, and then became Chief Operating Officer, responsible for the day-to-day running of the company and its senior management team. Previously, he was President of ActiveState before its acquisition by Sophos in 2003. Under his leadership, ActiveState established itself as a global leader in email security software.

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Actenum Corporation
2700 Post Oak Boulevard
Galleria Tower 1, Suite 21
Houston, TX 77056
Telephone: +1.832.481.7045


Actenum Corporation
2015 Main Street
Vancouver BC V5T 3C2
Telephone: +1.604.245.8266