Board Of Directors & Executive Advisory Committee
Michael Binnion, President & Chief Executive Ofﬁcer, Questerre Energy Corporation
Seasoned entrepreneur with an established track record founding, ﬁnancing and managing companies and not-for-proﬁt organizations. Chairman of High Arctic Energy Services, an international oilﬁeld services company and Canada Strong and Free Network.
Jason D’Silva, Chief Financial Ofﬁcer, Questerre Energy Corporation
Over 20 years experience in corporate ﬁnance and management of primarily junior public companies including Terrenex Acquisition Corporation, Flowing Energy Corporation, and CanArgo Energy Corporation.
Patrick Quinlan, Global Energy Advisor
Recognized global energy expert in over 40 countries with clients including integrated oil majors, national oil companies and oilﬁeld service companies at an executive and operational level. Most recently Partner, Ernst & Young and VP & Global Leader, Oil & Gas Services, Capgemini Consulting.
Filippo Segatori, VP of Projects
International and Canadian experience in different sizes and types of downstream and upstream projects with Technip Italy, Technip Canada and PetroChina Canada.
Dr. James Patten, SVP of Technology, Director of Business Development
Co-founder of Red Leaf and co-author or author of Red Leaf’s patents. Previously, VP Non-conventional Petroleum Resources at Battelle and Executive Director at Cummins Engine Co. Held long-standing technology and strategy consulting relationships with the Department of Energy (DOE) (Transportation Technology), Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (Battleﬁeld Energy), National Science Foundation (Engineering Research Centers), and was a long-term registered lobbyist for Cummins Engine Co.
Dr. James Bunger, VP of Engineering
Co-founder of Red Leaf. Widely published author and one of the foremost experts on oil shale in the U.S.; consulted to the DOE on oil shale economics, policy, and development, previously, Utah State Science Advisor and Research Associate Professor, Chemical & Fuels Engineering, University of Utah.
Dr. John Faull, Lead Technology Engineer
Focused on process development and scale-up of chemical and energy related technology including projects in oil shale, hydrogen production from gasiﬁed coal, and chemical sensing platforms. Prior to joining Red Leaf in 2016, served as a Senior Research & Development Engineer for American Shale Oil and Senior Process Engineer for Eltron R&D.