Formerly known as Penn West petroleum LTD. On June 26th, 2017 Penn West changed their name to obsidian energy. Founded in 1979 Obsidian Energy is a medium sized gas and oil producer based out of Canada. Where their portfolio is full of high-quality assets yielding about $30,000 per day.
Obsidian Energy is a company that is proud to be based on discipline, Relentless passion for the work they do, and absolute accountability. By sticking with these standards Obsidian Energy has been enabled to succeed in this forever evolving industry.
In order to keep all employees safe and help shareholders Obsidian also has strict safety principles. Such as always being compliant with safety policies and procedures, reporting and investigating all incidences resulting in injuries of any kind, and being sure that every legislation is enforced.
As well as being extremely committed to safety Obsidian Energy is also extremely cautious about the effects on the environment that could occur because of oil and gas Industries. Their environmental programs often exceed regulations and are open to any questions or concerns that stakeholders, contractors, employees and nearby residence have about the impact the oil field may have on the environment.
Obsidian Energy has a strong management team working tirelessly to ensure all standards are met.
David French Obsidian Energy’s president and chief executive officer, has received from Rice University, a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s in Business Administration from Harvard Business School.
David Hendry is Obsidian Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Henry started working for Obsidian Energy in April of 2015, and quickly obtained Chief Financial Officer in 2017.
Tony Berthelet is Vice President of development and holds a degree in geological engineering. As well as being a practicing member of the association of Professional Engineers and geoscientists of Alberta. See Related Link for more information.
Andrew Sweerts is Vice President of production and Technical Services, holding a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering, as well as a Master’s Degree in Business Administration.
Mark Hudson is Vice President of Business Development and Commercial. Who obtained a degree in finance from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School.