Kalina Distributed Power Project Development Team

KDP’s highly experienced development team and advisors bring a wealth of expertise and leadership.

Bob Rosine
Alberta General Manager

Bob previously held the position of Chief Operating Officer (“COO”) at Pipestone Energy and Grafton Asset Management. Prior to being the President and CEO of OMERS Energy Inc., Bob previously held executive positions at multiple public and private exploration and production companies. Bob has more than 40 years of experience in management, business development, and operations, including oil and gas reservoir exploitation, drilling, completions, marketing, and asset and corporate economic evaluations for acquisitions and divestments, and has been directly involved in over $2bn of M&A transactions and capital projects.

Geoff Krause, CPA CA
Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”)

Geoff is a seasoned financial executive with over 30 years of public and private company experience across multiple industries, including more than 15 years at the vice president or C-Suite level. He has raised approximately $600m in debt and equity issuances including two Initial Public Offerings and two project financings and served as financial lead on sale transactions totalling over $700m. Geoff is the former Chief Financial Officer of DIRTT Environmental Solutions, Pure Technologies and Pristine Power.

Doug Shaigec, P.Eng.
Project Development Partner

Doug has over 30 years of experience in developing and operating energy and CCS projects. He led TransCanada’s western North America power generation development program and has participated in over 800 MW of gas-fired generation development and CCS projects in North America. Doug is the President of SHS, which is contracted with KDP to develop Power-CCS projects at strategic locations in Alberta.

Ken Spinner, P.Eng.
EPC and Project Management

Ken has over 30 years of experience managing engineering, procurement, and construction (“EPC”) power projects and was instrumental in the delivery of numerous projects including the York Energy Centre, Island Cogeneration and East and West Windsor Cogen developments, and two Waste Heat Projects on Pembina Pipeline’s (formerly Spectra Energy) gas pipeline in British Columbia. Ken is a former co-founder & Vice President of Engineering & Construction of Pristine Power and its acquiring company, Veresen.

Julia Ciccaglione, MSc.
Regulatory and Environment

Julia is an environmental scientist with over 20 years of experience in managing regulatory and environmental processes for power generation projects including the York Energy Centre, East Windsor Cogeneration, and two Waste Heat Projects on Pembina Pipeline’s gas pipeline in British Columbia. Julia is a former co-founder & Vice President of Regulatory & Environment at Pristine Power and held executive responsibilities at its acquiring company, Veresen, for its power generation and gas processing plants. Julia is also the regulatory lead for Future Energy Park, a $1.2bn biofuels facility in Calgary.

Geoff Scott, P.Eng., MBA
Senior Power Project Analyst

Geoff has over 30 years of experience in equity financed economic modelling for large scale utility projects. In his previous roles, he developed techno-economic analysis at Westcoast Power and Pristine Power. He has led the financing of projects ranging from two 5MW ORC projects, utilizing pipeline compressor stations waste heat to a 400 MW gas-fired peaking plant, including development of heat and mass balances, capital cost, operations and maintenance (“O&M”) estimates, working with lenders, engineers, and financial institutions to fund projects.

Kevin Wallace, P. Eng.
Technology Development & Commercialization

Kevin has more than 20 years of experience as a senior engineering and global business development executive with Power Engineers, an internationally acclaimed authority on waste heat to power and geothermal power projects. Kevin is also involved with 750MW of new geothermal project deployment.