PRESIDENT & Chief Executive Officer and Director
David is Co-Founder, CEO & President of Miramar Hydrocarbons Ltd. He has over 27 years of international oil and gas industry experience in Latin America, the Middle East, North Africa, South East Asia and North America. He is also a Co-Founder and Director of Canacol Energy Ltd., a publicly traded oil and gas company listed on both the Toronto and Colombia stock exchanges. Prior to founding Miramar, David was Founder, CEO & President of Excelsior Energy Limited, a Canadian publicly traded company focused on exploration and appraisal activities in Canada’s oilsands. David acquired his extensive international oil and gas experience from senior management roles at Calvalley Petroleum, where he was Senior Vice President, Exploration and Production, and at Alberta Energy Company, where he was Vice President, International Exploration. He has also held senior management and technical positions with Canadian Occidental, Sun Oil and BP. David holds a BSc (Hons), MSc and PhD in Geology.
Nicole Bacsalmasi is an associate in Dentons Calgary’s Securities and Corporate Finance group, with a focus on corporate finance, and mergers and acquisitions. Nicole has over ten years of experience in advising public and private companies, as well as investment dealers in all matters pertaining to corporate/commercial transactions, corporate governance, public and private finance, acquisitions, mergers and reorganizations, stock exchange listing matters, and other regulatory compliance matters.