Prior to founding Chinook Capital Group, Quinten was the Operations Engineer of a unit within Shell’s 255,000bbl/day Scotford Upgrader, where he acted as a technical lead for day-to-day operations. While with Shell, Quinten had the opportunity to coordinate Shell’s Heavy Oil growth portfolio in addition to supervising major maintenance activities and supporting the start-up of a 100,000 bbl/day refining facility. Quinten has experience in leading multidisciplinary teams, business management, strategy, and technical services.
Quinten holds an MBA from INSEAD, and a BASc (Chemical Engineering) from Queen’s University where he graduated with First Class Honour’s. Quinten is a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.), licensed in the Canadian province of Alberta.