Director – John Zhang

Mr. John Zhang is a professional engineer with over 23 years of experience in the oil patch. He began his professional career in 1993 with SINOPEC in China.

He started work as a drilling engineer in Shengli Petroleum Ltd, and then was promoted to project engineer in 1998. Since then, he worked variously as project manager, market developing manager in Donging and Xinjiang region. After working for SINOPEC from 1993-2006, he decided to move to Canada to pursue another opportunity.

Mr. Zhang Joined Trican Well Services as a Scientist in November 2007 in Calgary Canada, shortly, was prompted as field supervisor. In late 2013, he accepted the Senior Well Engineer position in Weatherford Canada partnership.

John has outstanding performance in Oil&gas industry, especially in upstream sector through the drilling engineering, reservoir evaluation, and field operations. He also has plenty international working experience in China, Canada, USA, UK, and Denmark. He will bring his professionalism, organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills to the board and a valuable contributing factor in surpassing the CCCA’s goals, objectives, and expectations.

In his spare time, he enjoys reading, travelling, sports, camping and volunteering to the community, as well as gastronomy and fine wines.