Gordon L. Ellis

GORDON L. ELLIS has been the Chairman of International Absorbents Inc.
since 1990, when he assisted in the formation and subsequent public
listing of the company. He has also occupied the posts of President and
CEO since 1997, during which time the company has experienced a dramatic
turnaround, including strong profitability. His responsibilities include
developing plans and strategies for the direction and administration of
the company’s daily and long-term objectives. Mr. Ellis is a Registered
Professional Engineer and Economist with a Masters in Business
Administration, International Finance. He has over 22 years of
experience with the development, finance and management of diversified
domestic and international companies and projects, including
manufacturing, high-tech, and resources. Mr. Ellis is the Chairman of
two other public companies and holds interests in a variety of private