Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
Sean Bovingdon is Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer, with a strategic role in the overall financial management of the company. He oversees the day-to-day responsibility for planning, implementing, managing and controlling all financial-related activities of the company. This includes direct responsibility for facilitating strategy and business planning, investor and banking relations, treasury, shareholder management, accounting, budgeting and forecasting, financial reporting, enterprise risk management and compliance systems, and taxation.
Mr. Bovingdon has over 25 years international financial and executive experience, most recently as the President and CFO of Argent Energy Trust, a TSX listed oil and gas royalty trust with operations solely in the U.S. Prior thereto, Mr. Bovingdon held senior financial positions with various companies, both private and public, including Great Plains Exploration Inc., Fuel-x International, Western Oil Sands Inc. and Electronics Manufacturing Group Inc. Mr. Bovingdon commenced his career with KPMG and spent seven years with them in London, England and Calgary, engaged in the audits of companies in a variety of industries, notably oil and gas E&P, manufacturing, construction and financial services. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and graduated with a BA (Hons) in Accounting and Economics from the University of Kent at Canterbury, UK.