Executive Team

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High Arctic’s executive team is committed to the success of the organization for all its stakeholders.  Below are bio’s of our leadership team.

Cam Bailey

President and CEO

Mr. Bailey was most recently Managing Director, Investment Banking at Altacorp Capital responsible for Oil Field Services, Midstream and International Exploration and Development. He has had extensive experience as a founder, senior executive and board member, managing the Canadian and international operations of oil field services companies. In addition, Mr. Bailey has relevant experience as a senior executive of public exploration and production companies in North America and emerging markets. He was formerly the founder and CEO of an E&P company operating in South America and founder and Chairman of an oil field services company operating in Canada and the United States.

Jim Hodgson

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Hodgson is a seasoned corporate finance executive with considerable experience as the Chief Financial Officer of several resource companies operating in Canada and internationally.  Most recently, he was Chief Financial Officer of a private Canadian energy services company and held the same role with Sino Gas & Energy Holdings Ltd, an ASX listed energy company focused on developing Chinese tight gas assets and Stream Oil & Gas Ltd, a TSX listed energy company.  He has lived and worked internationally for 15 years in Beijing, Kuwait and Qatar and has been actively involved in corporate M&A and financing activities.  He received a Bachelor of Science and MBA from the University of Toronto and a Master of Science (Finance) from Leicester University in the UK.

Mike Maguire

President – International

Mr. Maguire joined High Arctic in December of 2013 and has been the President of International Business since August 2016. He has over 25 years of oilfield drilling and well servicing experience. Prior to joining High Arctic Mr. Maguire held senior management positions with two of the largest Australian oilfield service companies, Oil Drilling & Exploration Ltd. and more recently Easternwell. Mr. Maguire holds a Bachelor’s Degree (Hons) in Petroleum Engineering from the University of New South Wales, and is a former Vice Chairman of the Australian chapter of the International Association of Drilling Contractors.

Don Pack

Sr. Vice President, Canadian Operations

Mr. Pack has over 35 years of Well Servicing experience prior to joining High Arctic in early 2017. He began his career in the industry in 1980 working for Mountain Well Servicing where he held various positions from Rig Operator to Field Supervisor. In 1990 Mr. Pack moved to Precision Well Servicing where he began his tenure there as Operations Manager and was promoted to Vice President Operations where he oversaw the ongoing operations of the Completions and Production Services Department. Mr. Pack has been an active volunteer with the CAODC and has been a Director with PITS/Enform.