Mr. Mohsen is the President & Chief Executive Officer of Parex Resources. In this role, he is accountable for the Company’s overall leadership, strategic vision and delivery of shareholder value. Prior to Parex, Mr. Mohsen held numerous senior leadership roles at private and public companies. At Royal Dutch Shell, Mr. Mohsen was the Development Manager for their Subsea Gulf of Mexico assets from 2007 to 2011 and spent time in Cairo, Egypt as the General Manager, Operations for Shell Egypt JV (Bapetco) from 2011 to 2013. In 2013, Mr. Mohsen joined Tulip Oil Holding B.V., a private equity backed upstream company founded in 2010 to explore for and develop oil and gas opportunities in Western Europe. After initially serving as Chief Operating Officer, he was appointed to Chief Executive Officer in 2015. Under his leadership, Tulip had success with near field, short-cycle time exploration and development of gas in the challenging environment of the Dutch North Sea. Tulip in now the 4th largest producer in the Netherlands offshore.
As the President & Country Manager, Mr. Ferreiro is accountable for overseeing all in-country operations, with a focus on the successful execution of the company’s plan and budget. Mr. Ferreiro began his career in 1997 with Chauvco Resources and then Pioneer Natural Resources in Argentina moving from field positions in Neuquén Province to development and planning roles in the central office in Buenos Aires. Mr. Ferreiro joined Petro Andina, Parex’ predecessor, in 2006 serving in different reservoir, production and operations leadership roles. Since 2010, Mr. Ferreiro has held positions of increasing responsibility including Manager of Operations, Vice President of Operations and Senior Vice President of Operations. During this time, Mr. Ferreiro played an integral role in helping the company grow its production from 0 to 50,000 barrels of oil per day over 10 years and expanding its footprint across Colombia.
Mr. Ferreiro graduated from the Instituto Tecnologico de Buenos Aires in 1998 as a Petroleum Engineer.
As the Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary, Mr. Pinsky is responsible for managing the Company’s financial and risk activities. Mr. Pinsky has over 30 years of in-depth financial experience both in Canada and internationally. Over the last 20 years, Mr. Pinsky has held senior financial positions in the upstream oil and gas sector focusing on equity and debt financing, corporate planning, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, taxation, reporting and investor relations. Mr. Pinsky joined Petro Andina, Parex’ predecessor, in 2008 as the Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer.
Previously, he was a founder, officer and board member of Argent Energy Inc. a private exploration and production company, which was sold in 2008. From 2001 to 2004, he was the Chief Financial Officer of Ultima Energy Trust, a TSX-listed, mid-sized royalty trust with operations in the Western Canadian Sedimentary basin. Mr. Pinsky was the Chief Financial Officer until the sale of that entity to Petrofund Energy Trust. Mr. Pinsky was the Director of Finance for the Altana Exploration group of companies, which were private oil and gas concerns owned by a NYSE-listed US utility from 1997 until their sale in 2001. Mr. Pinsky began his career with Price Waterhouse in 1987 and completed assignments in the areas of audit and assurance, taxation, insolvency, corporate restructuring and corporate finance.
Mr. Pinsky graduated from the University of Calgary in 1987 with a Bachelor of Commerce degree. He is currently a member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.
As the Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Furlan is accountable for overseeing the drilling, operations, production, reserves and development activities of the company. He began his career in 1992 and has worked in a variety of roles ranging from field operations to reservoir development planning and execution. He has served as Senior Vice President of Engineering from 2017 to 2018 and Vice President of Engineering from 2012 to 2017 at Parex Resources, where his focus has been on appraisal and development strategies to support production and reserves growth. Prior to Parex Resources, Mr. Furlan was the General Manager of Development in Petro Andina Resources, Parex’ predecessor, where he managed the development of the company’s fields in the Neuquén Basin of Argentina increasing operating production from zero to over 30,000 barrels of oil per day. He has also held leadership and senior technical positions with Chevron Corporation both in Canada and internationally.
Mr. Furlan graduated from the University of British Columbia in 1992 with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering. He is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta and the Society of Petroleum Engineers.
As Senior Vice President, Exploration, Mr. Fowler is accountable for identifying and securing top-tier exploration opportunities for Parex. Mr. Fowler has almost 30 years of experience in exploration and production activities in Canada and internationally. Prior to his current role, Mr. Fowler was the Vice President Exploration for Parex from 2012 to 2017, and the New Ventures Exploration Manager for Petro Andina, Parex’ predecessor, from 2008 to 2012. During this time, Mr. Fowler was directly involved in Petro Andina’s entry into and Parex’ success in Colombia.
Prior to joining Petro Andina, Mr. Fowler held management positions in northern Alberta production and International New Ventures at Husky Energy from 2005 to 2008. He also held various senior technical positions at Husky Energy, Canadian 88 Energy, and Rigel Oil & Gas focused on foothills and deep basin exploration in Alberta, British Columbia, the NWT, and Wyoming after starting his career as a geologist at Amoco Canada.
Mr. Fowler graduated from the University of British Columbia in 1988 with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Geological Engineering.
As the Senior Vice President, Capital Markets and Corporate Planning, Mr. Kruchten is responsible for Investor Relations, enterprise risk management, financial forecasting and the strategic planning functions. Prior to this role, Mr. Kruchten was Manager, Corporate Planning and Investor Relations at Petro Andina Resources, Parex’ predecessor, from 2008 to 2009. Before joining Petro Andina, he held several financial leadership roles with BP in Calgary, Aberdeen and Dubai, and began his career as a gas economist with Union Gas (Enbridge) in 1994.
Mr. Kruchten holds a MBA from Queen’s University, a Masters in Economics from the University of Waterloo and a Bachelor of Economics degree (with honours) from Saint Francis Xavier University. He also holds the Certified Professional in Investor Relations (CPIR) designation from the Ivey Business School (University of Western Ontario).
As the Senior Vice President, Corporate Services, Mr. Share is accountable for the Human Resources, Information Technology and Building Management functions. His international experience includes operations and new country entry in Canada, US, UK, Colombia, China, lreland, Senegal, Guyana and Nigeria. Mr. Share joined Parex Resources in 2019 as VP Corporate Services.
Mr. Share began his HR career at Nexen, gaining experience in Total Rewards and Talent Acquisition before moving to BP Canada. He then transferred to BP in the US and assumed roles of increasing responsibility across their Upstream Segment becoming HR Director for Western Hemisphere. In 2014, Mr. Share returned to Nexen as General Manager, HR Business Partners, accountable for strategic client relationships for a variety of functions, including IT, Engineering & Construction, Supply Chain Management, Subsurface Excellence & Technology and Drilling & Completions, ensuring these business units were structured for success and aligned to the business strategy. Later, he took on the role of General Manager – Total Rewards & HR Programs, followed by VP, HR, Communications and Corporate Services for the integrated Nexen/CNOOC International businesses.
Mr. Share holds a Master of Business Administration from the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary and a Bachelor of Education degree from the University of Winnipeg.
As Vice President, New Ventures, Ms. Bernard is responsible for leading a cross-functional team in the identification and evaluation of new business opportunities within and outside of Latin America. With over 29 years of industry experience, Ms. Bernard has built an extensive background in negotiating and managing upstream commercial agreements and contracts for E&P companies, including accountabilities for all relevant new business development, new ventures and commercial issues with partners, governments, and competitors.
Prior to joining Parex in 2021, Ms. Bernard held roles of increasing responsibility with Shell International Exploration & Production, where she contributed to both new business development and the communication of the overall strategic direction for RDS Group and its Upstream International business to the external community. She has also held roles with a number of international companies including CEPSA, Moore Stephens, and Amec.
Ms. Bernard holds a Masters of Science in Economics and a Bachelor of Arts Honors degree in Geography from the University College of London. In addition, Ms. Bernard holds a Non-Executive Director Diploma having completed the Pearson SRF BTEC Board Director Program.