David Baldwin

David Baldwin, P. Geol


Dave Baldwin is a Professional Geologist with more than 35 years of oil and gas experience throughout the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. Previously, as Vice President of Exploration at Kootenay Energy Inc. (2006-2011), he directed a successful exploration and acquisition program which culminated in the sale of the company, and resulted in sizable gains for investors. Prior thereto, as President of D. R. Baldwin Exploration, he provided geological consulting and exploration expertise to a large and diverse client base, developing economic oil and gas prospects throughout Western Canada. Dave is credited with numerous oil and gas discoveries that have made these companies successful. Specifically, Mr. Baldwin managed exploration efforts for a junior microcap client, taking the company from 300 BOED to over 3,500 BOED when the company was sold 3 years later.

Earlier in his career, Dave supervised all development geological work in Canada for Canadian Occidental Petroleum, as well as all exploratory work in eastern Alberta and Saskatchewan. This provided excellent exposure to most play types in Western Canada. As a geologist with LL&E (Louisiana Land and Exploration) Dave had the responsibility for all prospects within the areas of Southern Alberta which accounted for over 80% of the company's Canadian production. He began his career with Pacific Petroleum developing prospects in N.E British Columbia.