Darren is a former executive including 17 years’ experience as CEO of mid-sized companies including Cougar Drilling Solutions, Vallen and Shanahan’s. He has enjoyed a diverse career spanning a variety of industries including upstream/downstream oil & gas, information technology, industrial chemicals, specialty metals, manufacturing, distribution, and construction. Darren has been doing business internationally for over 22 years throughout the Americas, Asia and Europe. He has experience with publicly traded, family-owned and private equity backed enterprises. Currently he is a Principal at Ozone Advisory Group, an advisory services firm helping private companies enhance enterprise value through high-performance governance and strategy.
Current Boards: Chair, AltaML; Chair, ONEC Group; Director, Chandos Construction; Chair, Forbes Bros.; Chair, BGE Indoor Air Quality; Chair, Hi-Kalibre Equipment; Vice-Chair, Edmonton Global.