Mr. Shewchuk possesses a MBA in Finance with a Global Energy Management and Sustainability equivalent from the Haskayne School of Business has over 15 years of progressive experience in private equity/merchant banking, business development an start-up companies in oil & gas, geomatics, engineering and technology sectors – domestic and international. Mr. Shewchuk was a financial analyst for Emergo Canada from 2002 to 2005 and reported directly to the CEO. From 2005 to 2010 as a consultant, Mr. Shewchuk provided financial advisory and business development activities for multiple start-up and early stage companies. From 2010-2012 Mr. Shewchuk was in charge of business development activities for an EPCM and guided it to consecutive years of Fast Growth 50 recognition. Starting in 2013, Mr. Shewchuk was Managing Director of First Merchants Capital, a financial advisory and merchant banking firm, where he moved into his most recent position as CFO of Maralto Environmental Technologies, a frac fluid heating technology that utilizes heat recovery, in late 2014.