Columnist FP Investment Pro, Financial Post
Martin’s has over 20 years of investment industry experience including senior-level positions in both institutional equity research and portfolio management. This includes his current role as a Chief Investment Officer for select family and multi-family offices overseeing their private and public investment portfolios.
Prior to co-founding TriVest, Martin’s career was focused on institutional energy research and capital markets primarily at two top-ranked boutique investment banks where he provided investment recommendations on the Canadian energy sector to institutional fund managers located in Canada, the U.S. and Europe. He also has senior board level experience including corporate advisory.
Martin is regularly featured in the media and is a weekly columnist for the Financial Post. He is a member of Oilweek Magazine’s class of 2012 Rising Stars and was named to Canada’s top 40 influencers in finance, innovation and risk in December 2017 by Thomson Reuters Canada. Martin holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a specialization in finance from the University of Alberta, studied international economics and finance at Örebro University in Sweden, and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charterholder.
President, Canadian UAV's
Sean Greenwood is President of Canadian UAVs a leading UAV service provider for commercial and military. Canadian UAVs is proud to announce that in summer of 2018 it was the first Company to fly Beyond Visual Line of Sight outside of restricted airspace in Canadian history. The project was in collaboration with several multinational oil and gas upstream companies to resolve the issue of flying drone longer distances safely for environmental integrity inspections. As a result of its ground-breaking operational requirements, Canadian UAVs has developed novel Airspace Management technology which it will present at the ConvergX® conference in 2019
Dr. Soheil Asgarpour
President, Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada (PTAC)
Dr. Asgarpour has over 30 years of diversified technical, business, and operations experience in the oil and gas industry marked by providing strong leadership as: President of Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada (PTAC), President of Innovative Oil & Gas Inc. and business leader of Oil Sands Development for Alberta Department of Energy, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of Canadian 88 Energy Corp., Director of Corporate Strategic Planning for Gulf Canada Resources Limited (“Gulf”), Director of Exploitation for Gulf, and Chief Engineer of Gulf.
Dr. Asgarpour graduated from Rice University with a Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering and completed the Executive Management Program at Western Business School, the University of Western Ontario, and the Leadership Program at Yale School of Management, Yale University.
Dr. Asgarpour’s commitment to the future of oil and gas industry has been demonstrated through the numerous awards he has received over the course of his career, recognizing his excellent technical and business leadership, commitment to advancing new technology, and excellence in promoting and developing Canada’s resource industry.