John Zaozirny

Chairman of the Board

Mr. Zaozirny is a director and advisor of a number of public and private corporations and has extensive experience in corporate governance, business development and finance.

In the period of his service as an Alberta Minister of Energy (1979 to 1986), Mr. Zaozirny was honoured the designation of Queen's Counsel in 1984 and named Resource Man of the Year by the Alberta Chamber of Resources in 1985. He also received the Distinguished Alumni Award from the Alumni Association of the University of Calgary in 1987.

Mr. Zaozirny holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Calgary, a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of British Columbia and a Master of Laws Degree from the University of London (London School of Economics and Political Science).