About Genix

Who we are

We are a highly innovative Canadian life-sciences company focused on the research, development, manufacturing, sales and distribution of innovative, novel, branded and generic ophthalmic drugs and ophthalmic OTC products.

Genix Pharmaceuticals Corporation is especially committed to providing these safe, high quality and highly effective, evidence-based, ophthalmic drugs and OTC products to patients and consumers in Canada and globally, to safely and effectively treat and prevent their eye health issues and diseases.





In 2018 generics were used to fill 90% of all prescriptions in the United States. If the use of generic medicines in Canada were equal to the US levels, Canadians would have saved more than $11 billion in 2018

-Canadian Generics Pharmaceutical Association

Our Team

How we come to success

Sina Pirooz – P.Pharm, BSc.
CEO, Director

Mr. Pirooz has over 18 years of pharmaceuticals and pharmacy management experience and is actively engaged in the sales, marketing and export of pharmaceuticals, OTC drugs and health supplements to the U.S. and Middle East. He is the principal of Coal Harbour Compounding Pharmacy and President of SP RX Services and formerly a partner of one of the largest independent pharmacy chain – Pure Integrative Pharmacies of British Colombia.

Mahmoud Aziz
President, Director

Mr. Aziz is a biochemist and possesses over 40 years of experience, at the highest levels, in the global, Indian and Chinese pharmaceuticals industry. Mr. Aziz is Founder, Chairman & President of The Fazio Group of Companies, a well-established and diversified, multinational organization, comprising 39 companies, actively engaged in biotechnology & pharmaceuticals research, development, commercialization and manufacturing amongst other industries. Mr. Aziz is also founder, Chairman and President of Canagen Pharmaceuticals Inc. and Oceanix Biotechnology Corporation.

Danny Lee – CPA, CA
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Lee is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 20 years in senior financial roles working with public companies.  His experience includes equity financings, regulatory compliance in Canada and the US, strategic planning and corporate finance.

Kevin Bottomley
Director, Corporate Development

Mr. Bottomley is an accomplished capital markets advisor whose focus is on assisting companies in the public venture capital sector. Over the last 15 years, Mr. Bottomley has served in several directorships and executive management roles.

Paul Chow

Mr. Chow has served in the capital markets for the last 20 years providing corporate advisory services and acting as a director and/or senior officer with several private and public companies. Most recently, as a founder of Next Green Wave Holdings Inc. he has helped build and finance the company from startup to a profitable cannabis company.

Jamie Lewin – MBA, CPA, LLB

Jamie has more than 20 years’ experience in accounting and finance for private and public companies in brokerage, investment, manufacturing, distribution and resources He was CFO of Vanc Pharmaceuticals and is the owner of Best Fit Consulting. As a professional accountant, he focuses on business leadership and strives to motivate others to personally succeed. In his spare time he volunteers in community activities.





Advisory Board

Our network of advisors

Dr. Erik Vu, Executive Advisor

Dr. Vu is an Emergency and Critical Care Physician for Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, and a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Departments of Emergency and Critical Care Medicine at the University of British Columbia, where he also completed Fellowship training in Emergency Medical Services and Critical Care Transport. Concurrent with his sub-specialty training, Dr. Vu has special interest in Special Operations Medicine, including CBRNE Disaster and Tactical Medicine. Dr. Vu has completed postgraduate studies in Aviation Medicine and has qualified as a Flight Surgeon with the Department of National Defense, as part of his portfolio in both private and public sectors of Aeromedical Evacuation.

Dawn Polley, Executive Advisor

Ms. Polley, a Pharmacist and Businesswoman is President and CEO of the Granville Business Group.This multi-faceted company includes healthcare and pharmacy practise consulting; an on-line Canadian pharmacy and a business solution based company serving various industries. Her experience spans more than 40 years. She has owned her own retail pharmacies as well as managed pharmacy operations and professional services for 80 Shoppers Drug Mart stores in BC.Ms. Polley has served on many professional boards and committees. Considered a leader and an expert in her Industry Ms.Polley has made many presentations to Canadian and US Senate hearings and has spoken at a number of public forums in Washington.


Through the years