OUR PEOPLE


Sonny Mottahed
CEO & Managing Partner
  • 20+ years of Oil & Gas and Finance experience
  • Previously Managing Director Investment Banking & Head of International Oil & Gas with Raymond James in Calgary where he created International E&P practice and grew it in 3 years to #1 ranked in Canada by market share. $4 billion of capital raised, 75 financings, 34 lead mandates in 4 years
  • Direct O&G experience includes Business Development at Nexen, Management Consulting at Offshore Management Solutions, Business Analyst at El Paso and Business Development at Integrated Logistic Services

 

Dave Cheadle
Managing Partner
  • 10 years of Oil & Gas Investment Banking experience
  • Lead roles in over 250 private and public financings including initial public offerings, secondary offerings, and recapitalizations ranging in size up to $500 million
  • Executed over 20 merger and acquisition and reserve takeover assignments as well as numerous fairness opinions, special committees, joint venture and other valuation assignments
  • B. Comm. (Hons.) degree and is a CFA charterholder


 

 

David McGorman
Managing Director
  • 25 years of experience in the financial services industry with a primary focus on the energy sector
  • Participated in over $12 billion in transactional value; including private and public equity issues, debt placements, and a full range of advisory and work-out assignments
  • Client base includes Canadian based¬†energy companies, both upstream and oil field services, with domestic and/or international operations

 

Matthew Wiebe
Analyst
  • Recent HBA graduate from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario
  • Previous Oil & Gas investment banking experience at a global financial advisory firm in Calgary