Directors

Adam Waterous

Adam Waterous

Managing Partner and CEO, Waterous Energy Fund

Adam Waterous is Chairman of the Board of Strath Resources Ltd. Since January 2017, Adam has been Managing Partner and CEO of Waterous Energy Fund, a private equity fund primarily focusing on privately owned oil and has companies with assets based in North America. Previously, Adam was head of Global Investment Banking and Energy for Scotiabank’s Global Banking & Markets’ division. Adam joined the bank in 2005 after selling his own boutique oil and gas advisory company Waterous & Co., to Scotiabank.

Adam holds an Honours Business Administration degree from the University of Western Ontario and a masters degree in Business Administration from Harvard Business School, where he graduated as a Baker Scholar - in the top 5%. In 2012, Adam was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for services in the oil and has industry. In 2017, Adam was awarded the Oil and Gas Council’s Lifetime Achievement Award.

Adam is a board member for the Calgary United Way and is active in several community organizations in and around the Calgary and Banff areas. Adam enjoys spending time in Banff alongside his wife Jan and their 3 sons.

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Adam Waterous is Chairman of the Board of Strath Resources Ltd. Since January 2017, Adam has been Managing Partner and CEO of Waterous Energy Fund, a private equity fund primarily focusing on privately owned oil and has companies with assets based in North America. Previously, Adam was head of Global Investment Banking and Energy for Scotiabank’s Global Banking & Markets’ division. Adam joined the bank in 2005 after selling his own boutique oil and...

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James H.T. Riddell

President and CEO, Paramount Resources Ltd.

Mr. Riddell is President and Chief Executive Officer of Paramount Resources Ltd. since May 2015 and a director since 2000. From May 1991 until June 2002, he held various positions at Paramount. Mr. Riddell currently serves as a Director of Big Rock Brewery and Strategic Oil and Gas, as well as additional private energy companies in Canada. Mr. Riddell graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology and received a Master of Science Degree in Geology from the University of Alberta in 1993.

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Mr. Riddell is President and Chief Executive Officer of Paramount Resources Ltd. since May 2015 and a director since 2000. From May 1991 until June 2002, he held various positions at Paramount. Mr. Riddell currently serves as a Director of Big Rock Brewery and Strategic Oil and Gas, as well as additional private energy companies in Canada. Mr. Riddell graduated from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology and received a...

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Steve Fagan

Steve Fagan

President and CEO, Strath Resources Ltd.

Steve is President, CEO and a Director of Strath Resources Ltd. Through executive and director roles for the past 20 years, he has devoted his leadership to the start-up and growth of Canadian oil and gas companies.  Prior to founding Strath in December, 2016 Steve was President and CEO of Mosaic Energy Ltd., a private company that accumulated a high quality multi-zone asset in the Kakwa area of Alberta, with a primary focus on the liquids-rich Montney. That Kakwa asset now forms the core of Strath’s growth potential. Prior to Mosaic, Steve was President and CEO of Addison Energy Inc. where he oversaw the growth of a substantial asset in West Central Alberta that was sold to an oil and gas trust in 2005. Earlier oil and gas experience was gained at Sequoia Exploration, Telesis Oil and Gas, and Imperial Oil.

Steve has an MBA from the Ivey School of Business at Western University (1992) and a Bachelor of Commerce from Memorial University of Newfoundland (1981). 

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Steve is President, CEO and a Director of Strath Resources Ltd. Through executive and director roles for the past 20 years, he has devoted his leadership to the start-up and growth of Canadian oil and gas companies.  Prior to founding Strath in December, 2016 Steve was President and CEO of Mosaic Energy Ltd., a private company that accumulated a high quality multi-zone asset in the Kakwa area of Alberta, with a primary focus on the liquids-rich Montney...

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Henry Hager

Managing Director, Waterous Energy Fund

Before joining Waterous Energy Fund, Henry was a Director with Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, where he spent six years, with a particular focus on energy and infrastructure.

Prior to joining KKR, he was with Constellation Energy in its corporate strategy and development group, where he was involved in a number of merger, acquisition, and other corporate advisory transactions.

He served in a number of capacities in President George W. Bush’s administration, including as a West Wing associate to Karl Rove, Senior Advisor to the President, and as the economic and energy policy advisor to the 35th Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez. He also served as a deputy operations manager on President Bush’s 2004 re-election campaign.

He holds an M.B.A. from the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia and a B.S. from Wake Forest University.

He is a board member of the George W. Bush Presidential Center and the Building Conservation Trust.

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Before joining Waterous Energy Fund, Henry was a Director with Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, where he spent six years, with a particular focus on energy and infrastructure.

Prior to joining KKR, he was with Constellation Energy in its corporate strategy and development group, where he was involved in a number of merger, acquisition, and other corporate advisory transactions.

He served in a number of capacities in President George W. Bush’s...

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Andrew Kim

Andrew Kim

President and CEO, Canyon Creek Management Inc.

Andrew Kim is a Founding Investor and Partner of Waterous Energy Fund, a private equity fund primarily invested in operating energy assets in North America. Mr. Kim was appointed to the Strath Resources Ltd. board of directors in January 2017 and was appointed as Audit Committee Chairman in May 2017. Andrew has held various leadership positions of several Toronto Stock Exchange Issuers including President of Crescentwood Capital Corp., President of Pyxis Capital Inc., President of HAL Concepts Ltd., President of Graystone Corporation, President and Director of Stonington Capital Corporation, President and Director of CBOC Continental Corporation, and Vice-President, Finance of Unicorp Energy Corporation.

Andrew holds an Honours Bachelor of Mathematics degree from the University of Waterloo.

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Andrew Kim is a Founding Investor and Partner of Waterous Energy Fund, a private equity fund primarily invested in operating energy assets in North America. Mr. Kim was appointed to the Strath Resources Ltd. board of directors in January 2017 and was appointed as Audit Committee Chairman in May 2017. Andrew has held various leadership positions of several Toronto Stock Exchange Issuers including President of Crescentwood Capital Corp., President of...

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