COO, Altex Energy
In his role as Chief Operating Officer for Altex, Aaron is responsible for the overall functional leadership and management of Operations. He is responsible for ensuring that Operations, Business Development, Project Execution and HSE, support Altex's overall corporate strategic plan.
Aaron is a Professional Engineer and holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Dalhousie University along with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Mount Allison University. He has extensive experience in the oil and gas industry, having worked in the upstream, downstream, onshore and offshore sectors. Prior to joining Altex, he has worked in technical and corporate leadership roles with Imperial Oil and Encana.
When away from the office, Aaron is an Instructor at the Schulich School of Engineering at the University of Calgary and previously was an Adjunct Professor at Dalhousie University in the Masters of Petroleum Engineering Program. Aaron enjoys spending time with his family, sailing, hockey and soccer.
He is the co-inventor of Altex's CDN patent #2,829,003.