David French

Mr. French joined Obsidian Energy in October 2016. Prior to joining Obsidian, Mr. French served as President and CEO of Bankers Petroleum Ltd., a Calgary-based publicly-traded oil and gas company with operations in Southeastern Europe. Mr. French also held several executive roles at Apache Corporation including Regional Production Manager for the Western Canadian Business, and Global Vice President of Business Development

Earlier in his career, Mr. French worked for McKinsey & Co. in energy consulting and built his career in the Permian Basin for Amoco Production Company (now BP). David holds a Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Rice University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Active in his community throughout his career, David joined the Prostate Cancer Centre as a member of the Board of Directors in 2018.

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