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Executive Team

Rahul Patel - President and COO

As COO, Mr. Patel is responsible for ensuring safe, responsible and efficient operations at all Plains Environmental facilities.  He brings a decade of experience in engineering, project delivery, construction management and operations focusing on waste management, water disposal, solids control and in-situ oil sands processing.  His background in the oil and gas industry includes previous roles at Tervita (formerly CCS), Wood Group Mustang and ATCO Gas.

Mr. Patel is an accredited member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA), a registered Project Management Professional and holds a Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Alberta.

Dan Wallace - Chief Financial Officer

As CFO, Mr. Wallace brings over 30 years of financial, systems, and business development experience to Plains Environmental.

With a comprehensive background in the Oil & Gas industry; his experience set includes midstream, energy trading, and most recently Waste disposal services.

In addition to holding a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Acadia University, Mr. Wallace is an accredited accountant holding his CGA Alberta designation since 1991.

By bringing his depth of industry and technical experience to bear with Plains Environmental, Mr. Wallace continues his work developing leading waste disposal sites with the goals of further promoting both the industry and the protection of our environment.

Paul Walker - Director of Business Development

As Director of BD, Mr. Walker brings 20 years of oilfield service experience to his current role, where he evaluates business opportunities. Mr. Walker previously had roles in Tervita and Keyera Energy and is knowledgeable about environmental management issues and how those can be translated into business opportunities.



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