Christopher T. SeaverBoard Chair
Christopher T. Seaver retired as Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer of Hydril Company (“Hydril”), an oil and gas services company specializing in pressure control equipment and premium connections for tubing and casing, when it was sold in 2007. He joined Hydril in 1985 and held a series of domestic and international management positions after that time. Prior to joining Hydril, Mr. Seaver was a corporate and securities lawyer and, before that, a U.S. Foreign Service Officer with postings in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Colombia.
He holds JD and MBA degrees from Stanford University, and a BA in economics from Yale University. Mr. Seaver is presently a director of Exterran Corporation (NYSE – EXTN); and Oil States International, Inc. (NYSE – OIS).
Mr. Seaver was appointed as a director of McCoy Corporation in December 2010.
James (Jim) W Rakievich, ICD. DPresident and CEO
Mr. Jim Rakievich was appointed President and CEO of Edmonton based McCoy Global and a member of the Company’s Board of Directors in 2002. With key strategic acquisitions, the launch of McCoy’s innovative product line and expanding operations into the Unites States as well as in the Eastern Hemisphere, Mr. Rakievich has led the Company’s evolution to become a provider of technical solutions and services for the global energy market.
Mr. Rakievich has more than 25 years of senior management experience: prior to his appointment as McCoy’s President and CEO, Mr. Rakievich served as the Company’s Vice President of Service from 1999-2001, and then as its Chief Operating Officer from 2001-2002. Prior to joining McCoy, Mr. Rakievich was Kleysen Transport’s regional manager from 1987 to 1996. Mr. Rakievich completed the J.L. Kellogg Executive Development program at Northwestern University in 2001 and received his Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD.D) designation from the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management in 2009.
Mr. Tremblay has more than 25 years of experience in the oilfield services industry with extensive dealings in the public markets in both Canada and the United States. Mr. Tremblay was the founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the recapitalized Western Energy Services Corp. from December 2009 to December 2013. Mr. Tremblay was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Saxon Energy Services Inc. and Chairman of SES Holdings Limited, the parent company of Saxon Energy Services Inc., from August 2005 to December 2009. From 1988 to 2005, Mr. Tremblay was the Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Precision Drilling Corporation. Mr. Tremblay currently serves as a director on two corporate boards, including Horizon North Logistics Inc., a TSX listed company specializing in remote accommodations in Western Canada and Alaska.
T.D. (Terry) Freeman, FCPA FCA ICD.D
Terry Freeman is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta and is head of Investments for ATB Capital, a private equity firm investing in Alberta based businesses as well as a member of the Boards of a number of private real estate, construction and energy services businesses. Mr. Freeman also serves on two public boards, Phoenix Technologies and Verted Resource Group.
Mr. Freeman was appointed as a director of McCoy Corporation in September 2009. He chairs the Audit Committee and is a member of the Human Resources, Compensation and Corporate Governance Committee.
Carmen Loberg retired in 2010 as the President and CEO of NorTerra Inc., a private investment and management company based in Edmonton with investments in transportation, logistics, and manufacturing. Mr. Loberg is a director of HNZ Group Inc. (HNZ.TSX, formerly Canadian Helicopters Group Inc.) and Stuart Olson Inc. (SOX.TSX, formerly The Churchill Corporation). He also serves as a Board member on the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority d.b.a Port Metro Vancouver.
Mr. Loberg has been a director of McCoy Corporation since May 2008. He chairs the Governance Committee and is also a member of the Compensation and Human Resources Committee.
Suzanne LangierSenior Vice President, Corporate Services, People & Culture
Suzanne Langier joined McCoy in June 2015 as Vice President, Human Resources in our Corporate Office in Edmonton. Prior to joining McCoy, Mrs. Langier held progressively senior Human Resources roles in the oil & gas, power, construction and manufacturing industries. Her more than 15+ years’ experience in her field includes 8 years with Grant Prideco Ltd., (Canadian Operations) an oilfield drill pipe manufacturer and supplier subsequently acquired by National Oilwell Varco. From 2006 to 2010, Mrs. Langier was with Emerson Process Management, Valve Automation, and served as the head of HR for Canada before taking up a subsequent role as the company’s Director, Global Organization Development. Mrs. Langier served in senior Human Resources leadership roles with Capital Power Corporation and also with Finning (Canada) as Director, HR Corporate Services & Talent Management from 2010 to 2015 just prior to taking on the role with McCoy Global. Mrs. Langier is a Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) and has significant experience in the areas of HR Operations, Leadership, Talent, and Organization Development, both domestically and internationally.