People: NXT Energy Solutions Inc (SFD.V)

SFD.V on TSX Venture Exchange

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23 Jul 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

George Liszicasz

59 2002 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Greg Leavens

48 2011 Chief Financial Officer, Vice President - Finance

Andrew Steedman

52 2005 Vice President - Operations

Thomas Valentine

51 2014 Corporate Secretary, Director

Mickey Abougoush

66 2007 Independent Director

John Agee

64 2011 Independent Director

Charles Selby

56 2006 Independent Director

Krishna Vathyam

49 2013 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

George Liszicasz

Mr. George Liszicasz is Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of NXT Energy Solutions Inc. Mr. Liszicasz is the inventor of the Corporation’s SFD technology and has been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since the Corporation's inception in 1996. Mr. Liszicasz’ primary responsibilities, as the Chief Executive Officer and President, are to oversee all operations and to further develop the SFD® technology. Mr. Liszicasz studied electronics and general sciences at the University of British Columbia and obtained a High Voltage Controls and Station Operations degree in Electronics from the Landler Jeno Technitken in Hungary in 1973.

Greg Leavens

Mr. Greg J. Leavens is Chief Financial Officer, Vice President - Finance of NXT Energy Solutions Inc., since July 11, 2011. Mr. Leavens is a Chartered Accountant with over 23 years of financial reporting, treasury, regulatory and risk management experience. Mr. Leavens’ experience has included senior financial roles within the oil and gas exploration and production, as well as services sectors. Mr. Leavens was Chief Financial Officer of Result Energy Inc. (a public exploration and production company which traded on the TSX Venture exchange) from 2003 until November 2009, after which he was involved in a variety of consulting roles prior to joining NXT. Mr. Leavens obtained a B.A. and M.Acc from the University of Waterloo, subsequent to which he articled with KPMG LLP, and was a Senior Manager in the Toronto audit services practice.

Andrew Steedman

Mr. Andrew Steedman is Vice President - Operations of NXT Energy Solutions Inc., since December 2005. Mr. Steedman holds a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and an MBA, both from the University of Calgary. Prior to joining NXT, Mr. Steedman was the president of his own management consulting firm. From 2001 to 2003 he was President and CEO of Wireless Networks and was responsible for the overall strategic direction of the company. From 1999 to 2001, he was Senior Manager of Business Development with Nortel Networks. In this role he was responsible for developing Nortel’s unlicensed wireless strategy, identifying strategic partners, developing relationships with key customers and negotiating OEM agreements with key partners. From 1994 to 1999, Mr. Steedman held various positions within Nortel including product management, project management, international business development and marketing. From 1991 to 1994, Mr. Steedman consulted in Bangkok to the Telephone Organization of Thailand (TOT). He was responsible for the construction of a network management center that would monitor the TOT’s national network.

Thomas Valentine

Mr. Thomas E. Valentine is Corporate Secretary, Director of NXT Energy Solutions Inc. Mr. Valentine is a Partner with Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, where he has practiced law, both as a Barrister and a Solicitor, since his call to the Bar in 1987. He is a member of the firm’s Global Resources Practice Group and is involved in energy and energy related matters throughout the Middle East, North Africa, the CIS, Asia and South America. Mr. Valentine is a member of the Board of Directors of two other Canadian public companies, Calvalley Petroleum Inc. and Touchstone Exploration Inc. Mr. Valentine holds a BA from the University of British Columbia, a LLB from Dalhousie University, and a LL.M. from the London School of Economics.

Mickey Abougoush

Mr. Mickey S. Abougoush is an Independent Director of NXT Energy Solutions Inc., since November 29, 2007. Mr. Abougoush is a professional engineer with over 40 years of experience in the petroleum industry, largely in technical and executive positions. He is currently the chairman of Teknica Overseas Ltd., an international consulting company. He previously was chairman of SQFive Intelligent Oilfield Solutions Ltd., an international consulting and software development company and also served as president of Teknica Petroleum Services Ltd., an international consulting and software development company. He was formerly a director of both CCR Technologies Ltd. and WellPoint Systems, Inc., both of which were public companies listed on the TSX Venture Exchange.

John Agee

Mr. John Agee is an Independent Director of NXT Energy Solutions Inc., since July 22, 2011. Mr. Agee recently retired following a 25+ year career in senior executive positions with various prominent US families, including the Carlson Family in Minneapolis, MN (owners of Radisson, Country Inns and Suites, and TGI Friday's) from 2010 through February 2011, and the Steve Case Family in Washington, DC from 2000 through 2009 (Steve Case is the co-founder of America Online). Mr. Agee also served on numerous private, public, and non-profit Boards, and currently consults part-time in matters related to wealth management and is a CPA (inactive). He is a former director of Maui Land and Pineapple, a New York Stock Exchange listed company. Mr. Agee has a BA in economics and accounting from St. John's University, Collegeville, Minnesota, and a MBA from the University of Minnesota.

Charles Selby

Mr. Charles V. Selby is an Independent Director of NXT Energy Solutions Inc., since January 2006. Mr. Selby holds a B. Sc. (Hons) in Chemical Engineering, a J.D. degree and is a registered professional engineer in the Province of Alberta. Mr. Selby is also the Chairman and CEO of Montana Exploration Corp. (formerly AltaCanada Energy Corp.) He is the president of Caledonian Royalty Corporation and Caledonian Global Corporation, which are involved in oil & gas exploration and production. He is a former officer of Pengrowth Corporation, which administered Pengrowth Energy Trust, a large North American energy royalty trust. Mr. Selby was also previously a director of Idaho Natural Resources Corp., Vecta Energy Corp., and Qwest Investment Management Corp., all of which are reporting issuers in Canada.

Krishna Vathyam

Mr. Krishna Vathyam is an Independent Director of NXT Energy Solutions Inc., effective January 25, 2013. Mr. Vathyam is the Chairman and CEO of Petrodorado Energy Ltd. (“Petrodorado”) and has extensive experience in international markets; having spent 23 years with Schlumberger, a leading global oilfield services company. Petrodorado is a Colombia focused junior oil and gas exploration and production company which Mr. Vathyam founded in early 2009.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

George Liszicasz

286,592

Greg Leavens

204,488

Andrew Steedman

204,579

Thomas Valentine

--

Mickey Abougoush

--

John Agee

--

Charles Selby

--

Krishna Vathyam

--
As Of 30 Dec 2013

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