Jason Alfke, B. Comm, P.L.(Eng)

  • Mr. Alfke is a professional engineering licensee with over 25 years of operational and engineering experience in the oil & gas industry.
  • Mr. Alfke has held senior positions at multiple large and well known energy companies where he was responsible for budgeting, planning, implementation, execution and management of large projects.  He has considerable expertise in Asset Retirement Obligations (ARO) and Environment, Social and Governance (ES&G) strategies throughout the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin.
  • Jason oversees large and small projects in both operations engineering and superintendent roles including risk analysis and contract management.  Utilizing his comprehensive field background, he has gained a strong technical understanding of the oil & gas business. Combining these with his extensive experience in operational safety and regulatory compliance with a key focus on closure operations can provide effective and creative operator strategies that are regulatory compliant.
  • Mr. Alfke graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree, is a professional engineer licensee registered with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan and a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE).

Grant Rushton

  • Mr. Rushton is an experienced professional with over 20 years of experience in strategic business development, sales management, technical sales and operational management in western Canadian distribution services along with artificial lift sales / service.
  • He has worked extensively in the Canadian and US natural resource sectors, having developed a large network of high value contacts in both. His experience includes the Canadian Western Sedimentary Basin, the Texas Permian, as well as Colorado, North Dakota and Wyoming hydrocarbon plays.
  • Grant has also held elite business development roles in firms focused on Civil, Structural & Geotechnical Engineering, as well as artificial lift solution providers servicing Canadian, US and UK clients.
  • Mr. Rushton has also worked in a senior business development role providing turnkey pipeline and wellhead abandonment solutions, as well as facility decommissioning, drilling waste management, site remediation and reclamation, and risk management. He also has substantial experience participating in marketing efforts and production of marketing materials.

Brian Sorenson, B. Comm, CFA

  • Brian has 10 years experience in both an accounting and finance capacity Most recently worked at Eight Capital within the investment banking and equity research divisions focusing on oil and gas, clean tech and renewables.
  • Prior to, Brian was an auditor at MNP and BDO covering small and mid size companies in the private and public space where he attained his CA designation.
  • Mr. Sorenson also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Commerce degree