There has been significant foreign investment in the Canadian energy industry in recent years and Canada’s ability to attract foreign capital is on the rise as investors continue to consider Canadian
non-conventional oil and gas, shale gas and LNG projects.
At our March 12th session, we discussed:
Habib Yunus is owner of W Energy Advisory in Houston, Texas and has 15 years experience in deals. Habib started W Energy Advisory to focus on helping Asian clients on the buyside make investments in energy in North America. Habib previously led Toyota Tsusho’s $602 million acquisition of a 32.5% royalty interest in Canada’s largest coalbed methane project from Encana. Previously, while living in Japan, Habib worked on a $5.4 billion acquisition of GE Money’s in Tokyo, which was the largest domestic transaction in Japan that year. Habib also worked on the merger of two Japanese banks, both owned by US private equity funds. W Energy Advisory has several buyside engagements, covering LNG, oilfield service and upstream.
David works with many foreign companies investing in the Canadian market. He is a Chartered Accountant and has over 20 years experience both in the advisory practice and the energy industry, including serving as the CFO and Corporate Secretary of three international oil and gas companies with operations in Canada and South America. As a CFO, David was responsible for all of the financial accounting, treasury, risk management, and corporate governance functions of these publicly traded entities. He is actively involved in the negotiation of numerous agreements involving the purchase and sale of companies and assets, debt lending, production sharing, joint operating, and technical services. David has many years of experience with upstream energy particularly with Shale gas companies.
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