Bob Steele is an electrical engineering graduate from the University of Saskatchewan. He is a professional engineer and is currently an independent businessman with over 35 years of experience in the oil and gas industry.
He has previously held senior management roles with Imperial Oil Limited and Canadian Hunter Exploration Limited. In 1994 Bob resigned from Hunter to form Stellarton Energy Corporation. The company grew successful and was sold in 2001. In 2002 Bob became the CEO of a technology company that was transformed in 2003 into Berens Energy Ltd. Berens was successfully built and sold in early 2010. Currently Bob is a director of three TSX listed companies, Technicoil Corp., Bengal Energy Ltd. and Skywest Energy Ltd. as well as a member of several private company and charitable boards.
Bob joined the ARBI Board in 2010 after he and his wife, Pat, had been supporters for about a decade. In fact Pat had been one of the volunteers in the late 1990s. He believes the organization is fulfilling a real and critical need and doing it very effectively and efficiently. It was time to help further!