Dan W. Long
President & CEO
B.Sc., P. Eng
Dan Long is President and CEO of Entrada Resources. Over his 40 years in the energy industry, he has performed technical and management roles in both domestic and international operations, including the WCSB and the Middle East. His experience includes a broad range of technical and operational roles in reservoir development and exploitation, facilities operations and reserves evaluations. Over the last 20 years, Dan has been primarily focused on commercial negotiations, acquisition/divestment and corporate development.
Dan has served in positions of increasing responsibility roles at Amoco Canada, Canadian Occidental (International), Fletcher Challenge Canada, Northrock Resources and Enhance Energy. Dan has also served as a director TSX and TSX-V listed companies in governance, audit, HSE, reserves, and special committee roles. Dan is a professional engineer registered by APEGA.
W. Bryant Oliver
Chief Executive, Exploration
B.Sc., P. Geol
Bryant Oliver is Chief Executive, Exploration at Entrada Resources Inc. Prior to joining Entrada, Bryant has served in roles of increasing responsibility at Gulf Canada Resources, Northrock Resources and the Villanova Group of Companies. Bryant has over 35 years of experience in Exploration and Development in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin.
W. James Lord
Chief Operating Officer
B.Sc., P. Eng
James is the Chief Operating Officer of Entrada Resources, leading the Engineering and Business Development functions. He brings 25 years of diversified experience in managerial and technical roles in reserves, asset development, mergers and acquisitions, geology and EOR projects. He has extensive experience in corporate finance, deal sourcing, negotiation and structuring and has been directly involved in $1.5 billion in M&A transactions and equity financings of over $120 million.
Prior to founding Entrada, he was most recently at Gear Energy, where he served as Vice President, Business Development and was responsible for all acquisition, reservoir engineering and geology initiatives. Prior to Gear, he held technical and commercial positions of increasing responsibility with NAL Resources, Alberta Clipper Energy, ARC Resources, Star Oil & Gas and GLJ Petroleum Consultants.
Mr. Lord is a professional engineer and holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Calgary and is a member of the Association of Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA).
Chief Financial Officer
CPA, CA, CFA
Mitchell is the Chief Financial Officer at Entrada. Prior to Entrada, Mitchell was Chief Financial Officer at Wyatt Oil + Gas, Muirfield Resources, Trilgoy Software and Artevo Corporation. He has led Finance departments of various sizes and has been part of teams that have raised in aggregate over $110mm in equity financings leading to $230mm in corporate divestitures. Mitchell earned the Chartered Accountant designation in 2004 and the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) charterholder designation in 2013. His career developed at PricewaterhouseCoopers in both Calgary and London, UK from 2001 to 2009. Mitchell holds B.Sc. (Chemistry), B.Comm. (Accounting) and MPAcc (Master of Professional Accountancy) degrees from the University of Saskatchewan.