Chairman of the BoardMr. Allan J. Bezanson was appointed as Chairman of the Board of Gale Force Petroleum Inc. effective February 12 2014. Mr. Bezanson was the Interim President of Range Energy Resources Inc. since September 7 2012 and the Managing Partner of Cornerstone Capital Partners since February 2010. Mr. Bezanson has also served as the President and Partner of Oballan Capital and Osprey Capital Partners. He began his career in Calgary where he developed deep energy industry experience structuring financing and leading domestic and international mergers and acquisitions for Nowsco including postings in the Netherlands and Guernsey. Mr. Bezanson served as Managing Director of Nowsco BV where he structured and financed the international operations of Nowsco Well Service Ltd. Prior to Oballan Mr. Bezanson was the President of a fixed income arbitrage hedge fund based out of North Carolina and Barbados. Prior to joining Osprey Capital in August of 2005 Mr. Bezanson ran his own boutique advisory firm Oballan Capital. In 1992 Mr. Bezanson became chairman of the board of Bluewave Energy and embarked on a rollup of other energy distribution businesses including the downstream distribution assets of Shell Canada. He served as President and Partner at Phoenix Research and Trading and President of Protec Trading Inc. until 1997 when he formed Oballan Capital. He was a director of Hawkstone Energy Corporationration since April 4 2011 and Brilliant Resources Inc. since October 8 2013. He serves as Director of iLOOKABOUT Corporationration He served as a director of Longford Energy Inc. since August 8 2012
Chairman Since 2014Bezanson has a Bachelor of Commerce from Dalhousie.