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Soheil Asgarpour

Soheil Asgarpour

President & CEO, PTAC
Soheil Asgarpour, Ph.D, FCAE, FCSSE, FCIM, P.Eng. A Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE), the Canadian Society of Senior Engineers (CSSE), and the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum (CIM), Soheil has over 40 years of technical, business, and operations experience in the hydrocarbon industry marked by providing strong leadership to several profit and not-for-profit organizations. Soheil is serving PTAC as President & CEO, and the CAE as President, held executive positions with mid- and large-size oil and gas companies and Alberta Government. Soheil earned his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Rice University. He has over 40 publications with reputable Canadian and U.S. journals in many technical and business areas. He is a distinguished author of the Journal of Canadian Petroleum Technology (JCPT). Soheil’s commitment to the future of oil and gas industry has been demonstrated through the numerous awards he has received. He has served PRI as Vice Chair, CIM as President, PSC as Chairman, and the CCA, CIPI and CRIN as a Director.