OUR TEAM

DUKE ANDERSON

President

Duke Anderson has been the President of Energi Simulation since 2010. Prior to his current role, Duke was with SAIT Polytechnic as the Dean of the MacPhail School of Energy and the Associate VP of Energy.

Before joining SAIT, Duke was with BP and Amoco in numerous roles including VP of Conventional Oil, Director of Start-up for a petrochemical plant, and Manager of Engineering etc.

He graduated from the University of Alberta with a BSc in Civil Engineering and the Ivy School of Business with an executive MBA.

RICARDO GARZA

Vice President, Operations

Ricardo Garza has been the Vice President, Operations of Energi Simulation since 2010. He has over 20 years of experience in finance, operations management, human resources and event management, in Canada and Mexico.

Prior to his current role Ricardo was with SAIT Polytechnic as the Earned Revenue Accounting and Reporting Manager. Before joining SAIT, Ricardo was with Heineken Mexico as the Internal Financial Information Supervisor.

Ricardo has an accounting degree from the Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon (Mexico), an MBA focused on Marketing from the Regiomontana University (Mexico) and an MBA focused on Management from Texas A&M International University (US).

ANDREW SETO

Vice President, Technology

Andrew Seto was a director of Energi Simulation in 2012-2014. He has over 30 years of experience in the applied research, reservoir characterization, modeling, evaluation, planning and management of oil resources, in Canada, U.S.A., New Zealand, China, India, Albania and the Middle East.

Andrew has worked for major oil and gas companies in various specialist and management capacities, including senior manager of reservoir engineering and simulation at Penn West Exploration, manager of reservoir studies at Pengrowth Corporation, senior reservoir engineer at Imperial Oil.

Andrew graduated from the University of Alberta with a B.Sc. and an M.Sc. in civil engineering, specializing in geomechanics.

SIMA KOHBODI

Administrative Assistant

Prior to her current role Sima Kohbodi was with Beltone as the Office Administrator.

Sima has a Bachelor Degree in Business Management (Minor in HR) from Mount Royal University and an applied degree in Non-Profit Management from Mount Royal University.