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Michael Harding, MBA


Michael Harding was the founder of Executus Capital and provides operational leadership within the portfolio companies.  Mr. Harding, along with the other Executus partners, shares a vision of helping companies achieve their strategic objectives by focusing on culture, employees and operational improvements.  Mr. Harding has been involved with a large multi-national industrial services company where he oversees business operations for Western Canada. Mr. Harding has extensive experience in operational efficiencies, organizational restructuring and  strategic expansion. Mr. Harding volunteers his time to helping new business students and is passionate about facilitating new business networks.

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financing the future

Terry Freeman, FCPA FCA ICD.D


Terry Freeman is currently Chairman and CEO of Magnum Energy Services, a subsidiary of Corrosion and Abrasion Solutions Ltd. (CASL). CASL is a company dedicated to protecting the world’s energy, mining and industrial infrastructure from wear caused by abrasion and corrosion through prevention and monitoring, surface improvement and innovative product and service development.

In the past he served as Managing Director of Northern Plains Capital, a niche private equity firm specializing in growth oriented oil field services and energy industrial investments. Founded in 2005, Northern Plains has $140 million under management in three funds and has made 17 investments in various companies.  As a Managing Director, Mr Freeman was responsible for sourcing investments and investors, driving strategy, value creation and eventual exits for investments and corporate governance at a Board of Directors level.

Mr Freeman also spent a decade as CFO of Flint Energy Services, where he managed the financial and administrative operations of the company including investor and banking relations, risk management, mergers and acquisitions and various other executive responsibilities including acting as Corporate Secretary.

In addition to these roles, he has held multiple volunteer positions with the ICAA CFO Leadership Program, the University of Alberta, and various community and charitable organizations. He has also served on the Board of Directors of numerous public- and privately-held companies.  In his spare time, Mr Freeman enjoys running marathons and spending time with his wife and their two children.


Our Team

Jason Theiss, CPA, CA


Jason Theiss was the founder of Platinum Management Group, a financial advisory firm that provides interim CFO, controller, corporate finance, turnaround, restructuring and M&A transactional support.  Mr. Theiss has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions and has worked alongside operational management and owners to grow their businesses.  Prior to founding Platinum, Mr. Theiss was the CFO of a publicly traded energy services company where he completed a number of acquisitions and financings and managed the accounting and financial aspects of the business.  Mr. Theiss also served as an audit committee chair for a public company.  Mr. Theiss holds a Chartered Accountancy designation and a Bachelor of Administration Degree from the University of Regina.  

Mr. Theiss also actively volunteers in various organizations around the Edmonton community including Junior Achievement, Financial Executives International and has sat on various Boards.  In his down time, Mr. Theiss enjoys golfing, travelling, camping, and spending time with his wife and children.

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