Board Value Proposition:
Governance, management, and operating experience in capital-intensive commodity industries. Proven track record in strategy development, risk management, project management and operational execution. Key strengths include broad strategic thinking, issues management, and talent management.
Strategy Development and Implementation
- Developed and managed implementation of shared service model to direct provision of services amongst ENMAX and the City of Calgary’s various operating entities with objective of achieving cost containment, better utilization of knowledge capital and quicker adaptation to changes in the business environment.
Trading and Risk Management
- Led creation and structuring of trading entities for F500 companies; advised on corporate and organization structure, developed risk identification and management policies, recruited and trained talent, and oversaw operations.
Major Capital Project Management
- Oversaw engineering and project execution related to the design and construction of The Bow office building in downtown Calgary.
Technology and Software
- Managed specification and procurement of a three-tier, database backed, WEB based e-commerce information system to support trading and information exchange for Alberta’s deregulated electricity market.
Audit, Risk and Environment, Governance, and Human Resources Committee Chair Experience
- Chair during transition to IFRS from a traditional cost-of-service business model to performance-based ratemaking, multiple issuances of debt, and the succession of a controller and audit partner.
- Presided over recruitment of two board directors, recruitment and onboarding of a CEO, an overhaul of the compensation structure, and development of corporate human resource policies.
- Advanced compensation best practices, including linking pay to performance and improving the transparency of the proxy circular.
- Capital Goods
- Construction & Equipment
- Commercial & Professional Services
- Diversified Commercial & Professional Svcs
- Oil & Gas Exploration & Production
- Oil & Gas Storage & Transportation
- Information Technology
- Software & Services
- Data Processing & Outsourced Services
- Independent Power Producers & Energy Traders
- United States
- South America