John D. Wright, P. Eng., CFA

Past Chairman
John D. Wright, P. Eng., CFA

John D. Wright, P. Eng., CFA

Past Chairman

John D. Wright is President and Chief Executive Officer of Lightstream Resources Ltd., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Petrobank Energy and Resources Ltd. (since 2000), and Chairman of the Board for Alvopetro Energy Ltd. He previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Pacalta Resources (1996-99); Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer of Morgan Hydrocarbons (1993-96); and Vice-President Production of Morgan Hydrocarbons (1989-93.)

At the corporate level, John is a director of each of the Petro Group of Companies and of Hawk Exploration Ltd. and Spyglass Resources Corp. In the not-for-profit sector, John is founder of Fundación Ñan Paz in Ecuador and founder/director of Fundación Vichituni in Colombia. He is also a member of The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA), the CFA Institute and Young Presidents’ Organization/World Presidents’ Organization.

John holds a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Alberta (1981) and a Charter Financial Analyst (CFA) designation (1988).