Our Corporate Vision
Prospera Energy Inc. is committed to the creation and enrichment of shareholder value. We are focused on the acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and gas properties in Western Canada.
Our corporate team comes from diverse educational backgrounds and holds extensive knowledge of the oil and gas industry. The combination of our team’s high level of competence and our dedication to acquiring the best possible projects, Prospera Energy Inc. expects to experience unlimited growth and longevity.
Through careful planning and analysis, we are making great strides to acquire properties that will lead to securing our growth. We will continue to seek out projects that are in the best interests of our company and our shareholders.
President & Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Ahmad is a highly knowledgeable geologist with over 20 years of experience in the upstream oil and gas industry. He played an integral role in the exploration and development team at Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. Mr. Ahmad also has extensive experience in the evaluation and assessment of exploration assets. He has also worked with development projects and has geological expertise in drilling operations. In addition, he has experience with the integration of new technology required to improve the efficiency of oil and gas upstream operations.
Mr. Ahmad has a Masters degree in Geology from the University of Oslo, Norway.
Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Savi Franz has over 25 years of oil and gas industry experience broadly distributed across various finance and accounting functions. She has progressively held more responsible positions throughout her career. Ms. Franz has previously proven herself proficient in the organization of accounting systems and processes in the early stages of growing oil and gas companies. She has also played an instrumental role in successful acquisition efforts on behalf of Prospera.
Ms. Franz held positions of increasing responsibility at the Trinidad and Tobago offices of Price Waterhouse/Coopers, the U.K. office of Ladbrokes Holdings PLC, the U.K. office of Asphaltic Holdings PLC, and more recently at several junior oil and gas companies located throughout Canada. Ms. Franz holds a diploma in Finance and Accounting at N.E.L.P in addition to a Finance and Accounting degree from South West London College, U.K.
Mr. Berka has 50 years of international business and engineering experience. Earlier in his career, as a graduate electrical engineer, he worked in senior management positions with major Canadian utility companies - Saskatchewan Power Corporation and BC Hydro. At BC Hydro, Mr. Berka was instrumental in assisting to launch, market, promote and foster nationally and internationally, BC Hydro's developed unique demand side management and energy efficiency programs under the Power Smart brand.
Mr. Berka also has extensive experience in the capital markets, financing, marketing, management and administration of public companies, in addition to corporate communication, public relations and contract negotiations. During the past 39 years, Mr. Berka has served as a Director and Senior Officer of various public companies traded on the NASDAQ, TSX, TSX Venture Exchange and CSE.
Mr. Berka is a graduate engineer with a M.Sc. (Dipl. Eng.) degree from Slovak Technical University, Bratislava, Slovakia (1968), and has been a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC since 1977. Mr. Berka will also serve as Chairman of the Corporation's audit committee.