Management Team

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.

Michael Yeung, CFA

Vice President, Business Development & Capital Markets

Mr. Yeung has over 15+ years experience in public and private debt and equity markets. His experience includes facets dealing with equity, debt, mergers and acquisitions, capital structure, joint ventures, valuations and research. Prior to joining Cielo, Mr. Yeung was Director of Investments for Second City Capital a Canadian private equity firm.

Ms. Shannon Wyzykoski

Chief Finance Officer

Ms. Wyzykoski is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 20 years of experience working with rapidly growing and changing companies. Shannon has spent the past 10 years as a partner with the SSCR Corporate Solutions consulting group in Red Deer. Prior to that she was the CFO/Controller for several oilfield service companies in Central Alberta. Her expertise is providing dynamic companies with solid strategic advice, reporting, controls and systems, which she will continue to do in her role as CFO for Cielo.

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, P.Eng.

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.