Board of Directors

The Board of Directors and Sanjel Energy Services’ Leadership Team consider good governance to be an important factor in the effective operation of the Company. The Board is responsible for the overall stewardship and governance of the Company.

Douglas Freel

Managing Director, ARC Financial Corp.

Douglas Freel joined ARC Financial Corp in 1998 and is focused on the oilfield service sector. With $6.0 billion of committed capital, ARC is the largest private equity firm focused exclusively on energy in Canada. Douglas joined ARC with over two decades of oilfield services industry experience in engineering and investment roles, including nine years with a major multi-national oilfield service company.

Douglas currently represents ARC as Chairman on the boards of Sanjel Energy Services Inc., Citadel Drilling Ltd., Lifting Solutions Energy Services Inc., Wayfinder Corp. and STEP Energy Services Ltd.

He holds an MBA from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Queen’s University. In addition, Mr. Freel sits as the Chairman of the Board for Impact Society.

Carl Levitt

Vice-President, ARC Financial Corp.

Carl provides business analysis and analytical support relating to ARC’s investing activities. His responsibilities include monitoring portfolio investments, evaluating new investment opportunities, financial modeling and benchmarking. Carl currently represents ARC on the boards of Advanced Upstream Ltd. and Sanjel Energy Services Inc.

Carl joined ARC in 2018 with prior experience in the artificial lift sector with leading multinational service companies. He has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Queen’s University, a Master of Business Administration from the Haskayne School of Business, is a Professional Engineer and a CFA Charterholder.

Murray Bickley

President & Chief Executive Officer, Sanjel Energy Services Inc.

Murray Bickley has more than 28 years of experience in the energy services industry in Canadian and International markets. Murray has held several senior leadership roles in operations, sales and strategic marketing over the course of his career including senior positions with one of the largest energy services firms in the world.