Our Management Team

Stuart Kinnear

CEO

Stuart has worked in the oil and gas industry in Calgary for the past 5 years where he has developed a passion for information and data.  In previous roles he managed the ...

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Stuart Kinnear
CEO

Tom de Haas

COO

Tom de Haas leads operations at the Interface Fluidics Laboratory in Edmonton and is one of the co-founders. He brings experience in the Subsurface Operational Technology Team at S...

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Tom de Haas
COO

Dr. David Sinton

CTO

David Sinton is a Professor, the Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Microfluidics and Energy, and the Associate Chair of Research in the Department of Mechanical and Industria...

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Dr. David Sinton
CTO

Dr. Hongying Zhao

Research and Development Lead

Hongying Zhao, the Research and Development Lead at the Interface Fluidics, manages the development of pre-commercial technology within this company. Hongying has an extensive proj...

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Dr. Hongying Zhao
Research and Development Lead

Dr. Ali Abedini

Director, Technical Operations

Ali Abedini leads the development and commercialization of cutting-edge micro/nanofluidic technologies for energy industry. His expertise lies in phase behavior, enhanced/improved ...

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Dr. Ali Abedini
Director, Technical Operations

Kirstie Boyle

Director, Market Development

Kirstie has a proven track record of commercializing novel technologies solving significant problems in global energy markets. She leads market development for Interface Fluidics...

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Kirstie Boyle
Director, Market Development

Adam Pettigrew

Laboratory Technician

Adam Pettigrew tests, designs, and operates high temperature and pressure systems at the Interface Fluidics Laboratory in Edmonton. Adam has worked in the oil and gas industry for ...

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Adam Pettigrew
Laboratory Technician

Scott Pierobon

Engineering Specialist

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Scott Pierobon
Engineering Specialist

Jean-Michel Gires

Advisor

Jean-Michel has a distinguished 30 year career in energy and sustainable development. Residing in Canada, he is Chief Executive Officer of his new company NextTier Energy Solu...

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Jean-Michel Gires
Advisor

Dr. Steve Larter

Advisor

Steve Larter is Canada Research Chair and Professor of Petroleum Geology at the University of Calgary, Department of Geoscience. He is also an experienced technology startup founde...

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Dr. Steve Larter
Advisor

Wen Song

Advisor

Wen Song is a Ph.D. candidate in Energy Resources Engineering at Stanford University, working under Professor Anthony R. Kovscek's guidance.  Her research interests aim to und...

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Wen Song
Advisor

Cal Coulter

Advisor

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Cal Coulter
Advisor

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