Dave North

Oil and Gas Industry Advisor

Dave North has more than thirty years of experience in the oil and gas industry specializing in pipelines and offshore oil and gas projects. Dave established his strong leadership and development skills having worked in high-level management positions, including board of director experience, and currently acts as a mentor and lead for large teams to help achieve successful project results. In addition, Dave is an expert at recruiting and selecting personnel to contribute to company results. He is a motivated team player and driven by the challenge of successfully selecting and developing teams capable of achieving business and personal success.

Dave has a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from the University of British Columbia in Mechanical Engineering. Dave is also a registered Project Management Professional and is an instructor for PMP courses within WorleyParsons, University of Calgary Continuing Education and SAIT (Risk Management). Dave was the recognized subject matter expert within WorleyParsons Calgary in the fields of Risk Management, Work Sharing and R3 (Ready, Response and Recovery, emergency planning and response).

Dave has worked on Cadre’s advisory board for approximately one year. He continues to contribute to Cadre as he believes the company aligns with his personal values of trust, honesty and integrity. Dave appreciates that his involvement allows him an opportunity to meet and build the careers of many like-minded oil and gas professionals. He is also motivated by Cadre’s expertise and enjoys the opportunity to continue to learn and develop new skills in various areas of business including mining and utilities. Dave values Cadre’s business philosophy and describes it as “being experts at what we do; not being the answer for everyone, but aggressively identifying and targeting the niches where we can add value”.