Richard Sakaki is responsible for the Company’s human resources and labour relations functions. Mr. Sakaki’s diverse HR career has spanned the retail, construction, engineering and funeral industries. Most recently, he was the Director, Human Resources for Service Corporation International (SCI), North America’s largest single provider of funeral, cremation and cemetery services. During his eleven year tenure at SCI, Mr. Sakaki was responsible for all HR related issues for SCI’s Canadian operations which consisted of approximately 2,800 employees across Canada. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Industrial Relations / Human Resources Management from the University of British Columbia and is a Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) and member of the BC Human Resources Management Association.