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Richard is a native Calgarian.  He earned a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Calgary followed by attaining his CMA, CPA professional designation. He will oversee day to day financial operations and will be a key part of the management team developing strategy and executing FIND’s Business Plan. 

A large part of his career has been spent in the oil services industry where he has managed and operated companies in both the private and public sector. These companies operated in the Western Canada as well as internationally. Some of his milestones include: 


  •  Developing underbalanced drilling technology and creating a full-service solutions company, servicing petroleum producers in Western Canada, USA, Mexico, Argentina, Russia, Venezuela, Indonesia, and Germany.

  •  Growing and transforming a small family-owned oil tool services company to a publicly financed entity ensuring management succession and future expansion.

  • Advising on acquisitions for international player establishing it a top 3 world player in a key oilfield services sector

  • Establishing a specialized oilfield plastics recycling company than collects plastic waste from well sites and ensures its delivery to plastic recyclers ensuring clients fulfill their ESG goals.

Richard has also been involved in Private Equity providing financing and advisory services for enterprises in: 

•    Green Industries
•    Life Sciences
•    Mineral Exploration

Richard believes in giving back and has actively served his community. He is a 35-year Stampede Volunteer and chaired the Stampede’s largest Committee with 350 volunteers as well as serving on Special Board Committees.  Additionally, he volunteers for the Calgary Stampede Foundation on a special fundraising Committee.  Richard has recently served as a member of the Parish Leadership Council for his Church. 

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