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.
William (John) Walker
Mr. Walker provides extensive industry experience and expertise in key areas such as tubular running services, drilling solutions and digital transformation services. John has worked in large global organizations including in an advisory role to the President of a major drilling company and as an Executive Vice President of Global Operations for an oilfield service company. Mr. Walker has more than 35 years of international business experience in the energy industry primarily focused on well construction and automated digital technologies while at Nabors Industries Ltd. and at Frank’s International N.V., the global oilfield service company where he spent much of his career. With these public companies his roles included Business Development and Sales, Marketing and Commercialization, and Global Operations. He is known for a collaborative working style and has advised Boards of Directors on strategic planning, market development, safety performance and integration of new technologies. Mr. Walker has more recently worked in the Houston area and previously lived in Europe, Asia Pacific and the Middle East since joining the industry in 1983. He studied Engineering at Aberdeen Technical College in the United Kingdom
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.
Bing DengVice-President, Sales & Marketing
Lindsay McGillVice President & Chief Financial Officer
Lindsay McGill was appointed to the position of Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for McCoy Global in September of 2018. Ms. McGill re-joined McCoy from EPCOR Utilities Inc., where she held a senior management position overseeing corporate tax planning and compliance. Ms. McGill previously held the position of Director of Finance with McCoy Global and was accountable for financial reporting, forecasting, treasury, and global tax planning and compliance. Ms. McGill was previously employed with KPMG LLP, where she led large public and private company audits, corporate income tax planning and compliance engagements. Ms. McGill graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Alberta and a Masters of Professional Accounting from the University of Saskatchewan. She also holds a Chartered Accountant designation and has completed the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountant’s In-Depth Tax Specialization.