Director Biographies

Walter Dawson, Chairman

  • Over 40 years building oilfield services companies
  • Former Founder, President & CEO: Tuscany International Drilling Inc.; Founder, Chairman: Saxon Energy Services Inc. (sold for $700mm); Bonus Resource Services Corp (Enserco Energy Services Inc., sold for $450mm); and Computalog Gearhart Ltd. (sold for $500mm)

Liam Balfour, CFA

  • Chief Executive Officer of New Wave Energy Services Group Ltd.

Ryan Leininger

  • Executive Vice President, US Operations of New Wave Energy Services Group Ltd.

Reginald Greenslade

  • Over 25 years in the oil and gas industry
  • Founder and Director of Spartan Energy Corp. (SPE-TSX); Spartan Oil Corp. (269% ROI) and Spartan Exploration (500% ROI)
  • Former Director, President & CEO Tuscany International Drilling Inc.; Founder, Chairman, President and CEO: Enterra Energy Trust, Enterra Energy Corp., Big Horn Resources Ltd. (market capitalization increased from $1.4 million to over $1 billion)

Sony Gill

  • Partner, McCarthy Tétrault, LLP specializing in all aspects of public and private company creation, growth and value maximization.
  • Has acted as counsel to public and private oil and gas producers, energy service companies and investment banks in a broad range of M&A transactions and debt and equity financing’s. Also advises on corporate governance and compliance matter.
  • Corporate Secretary to Spartan Energy Corp. and Relentless Resources Ltd.

Steve Vannatta, CFA

  • Portfolio Manager with Redwood Asset Management in Toronto