Our Team

Our Team: CARPROOF Leadership

Learn about some of the people behind the most trusted name in Canadian vehicle history.

CARPROOF’s leadership team is made up of the following people:

Mark Rousseau - President

As president, Mark Rousseau is leading the charge to unlock CARPROOF's full potential as a source of trusted information that empowers transparent decision-making for consumers, automotive dealers, auctions, OEMs and other related businesses. A proven leader in the areas of product development, innovation, analytics and team-building, Mark is focused on acquiring data and building products that leverage the power of knowing a vehicle's history, and increasing awareness of how this information helps Canadians buy and sell with confidence. Mark comes to CARPROOF with a wealth of diverse leadership experience, most recently as Managing Director of LexisNexis Canada Inc.

Drew Forret – Chief Operating/Financial Officer

Drew Forret joined CARPROOF in August of 2010 and is the company’s chief operating/financial officer. Drew supports CARPROOF’s growth plans by overseeing financial and operational processes and complements the company’s existing senior management team with strategic planning and execution. Drew began his career with KPMG before moving on to hold key management positions within the private sector. Just prior to making the move to CARPROOF, Drew held the position of president of Activplant Corporation, a leading provider of business intelligence software.

Albert Cheng – General Counsel

As general counsel, Albert oversees all legal matters at CARPROOF, and supports all facets of CARPROOF’s operations. Albert was previously an Associate in the Technology Law Practice at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP in Toronto, before joining CARPROOF as Legal Counsel. Albert received his Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University and his Juris Doctor degree from Dalhousie University.

Kevin Eaves – Chief Technology Officer

As chief technology officer, Kevin Eaves is responsible for the network/systems infrastructure at CARPROOF as well as the development of CARPROOF’s software and products. Kevin previously spent nine years with iCONECT, LLC as director of product development where he led the programming teams developing software used by Fortune 500 and U.S. government agencies.

Joe Varkey – Vice-President, Marketing

Joe Varkey is responsible for the execution of CARPROOF’s B2B and B2C marketing and communications activities. This includes supporting the marketing needs of our strategic partners and maintaining CARPROOF’s position as the recognized leader in building trust and transparency in the used car industry. A graduate of the University of Western Ontario and Osgoode Hall Law School, Joe has been with CARPROOF since 2007 after 7 years at Honeywell Process Solutions.

Shawn Vording - VP Automotive Sales

Shawn Vording is responsible for all aspects of CARPROOF’s B2B sales business including automotive dealers, auctions, OEMs and other related businesses. Shawn has been with CARPROOF since September of 2008 and has held positions in Sales Management and Business Development in Ontario and Western Canada in addition to building and leading the Product Management function at CARPROOF. Shawn previously spent 8 years with Enterprise Rent-a-Car in senior management roles.