Management Team

Don Allan
Don Allan President, CEO & Chairman

Mr. Allan has more than 30+ years of executive leadership experience including experience in debt and equity capital markets, strategy and planning, risk management and investor relations. Extensive background in business development, engineering, marketing and project development. Mr. Allan was runner-up for the Ernst & Young “Entrepreneur of the Year” award in 2007.

Shawn Frenette
Shawn Frenette Chief Finance Officer

Mr. Frenette has over 20 years’ experience serving as a CFO/Controller at several fast-paced, dynamic companies and has been a partner with Ms. Wyzykoski, Cielo’s previous CFO, in SSCR Corporate Solutions (“SSCR”) for the past 12 years. While at SSCR, Mr. Frenette held several contracting CFO roles and oversaw and implemented multiple different systems. Mr. Frenette prides himself in being able to guide business leaders to formulate and implement corporate strategies to cost effectively grow their businesses. Mr. Frenette has accounting expertise in both Canada and USA.

Dr. Roderick Facey
Dr. Roderick Facey Chief Technology Advisor

Dr. Facey is a professional engineer with a doctorate degree in engineering from the University of Alberta. Dr. Facey is also a chemical, systems and process engineering specialist with several years of experience in refinery technologies. Dr. Facey leads the Cielo engineering and design team which continue to refine and develop advancements in renewable diesel technology and production methodologies.

Stuart McCormick
Stuart McCormick Vice President, Compliance and Regulatory Affairs

A professional civil/environmental engineer with more than 30 years experience and an accomplished business person with excellent working knowledge of multiple industries, particularly: environmental services, waste management, consulting engineering, forest products, mining and energy. Extensive experience in engineering and science, technology and innovation, safe operations, business strategy and planning, project management, sales and marketing, financial analysis, people leadership, and capital allocation.