Ralph Hesje P.Eng. – is the Managing Director for OFSCap LLC in Calgary Alberta. He is also the President of Hesje & Associates Inc. an executive management consulting group. Mr. Hesje has a distinguished career as CEO, COO, and President in the oil and gas midstream industry. Mr. Hesje”s career is focused on value creation for the energy industry through restructuring and turn arounds, merger and acquisition and their integration, organic growth, business processes and governance, management selection, training and team building.
Mr. Hesje has been involved in or led acquisitions in Australia, Argentina, Brasil and Canada. As an executive leader he subsequently led the integrating of many of these companies into it’s new owners for companies that include NOVA, Amoco, Enron, Wilbros, CCS, Petrowest and Surepoint. He has created value and grown companies for owners and shareholders in pipelines, pipeline construction, plant module fabrication, oil and gas industry waste management and disposal, civil construction, operations maintenance and support as well as electrical, instrumentation and automation projects. Merger and acquisition projects have included pipelines, natural gas distribution companies, construction companies, and midstream service companies. His experience encompasses the creation of new start up companies in emerging technologies and joint venture companies that span international boundaries. Ralph has developed and driven strategies to profitably grow companies in Canada and internationally. He is knowledgeable in matters of Board of Director Governance having served on a number of non-profit, public and private company Boards. Mr. Hesje is a Mechanical Engineer having graduated from the University of Saskatchewan and is a Professional Engineer in Alberta.