About Us

Mandate

Within the energy sector, APMC operates as the commercial arm of the Government of Alberta. The Commission is responsible for the following:

  1. Marketing the Crown’s conventional oil royalty received in kind and setting prices used in the valuation of the Crown royalty share of natural gas, natural gas liquids, and sulphur;
  2. Adding value to Alberta’s energy resources;
  3. Expanding access to global energy markets.

Governance

APMC is governed by a board of directors appointed by the Minister of Energy.
The directors are:

  • Coleen Volk, Chair and Deputy Minister of Alberta Energy
  • Douglas Borland, Assistant Deputy Minister of the Ministry Services Division of Alberta Energy
  • Doug Dreisinger, Independent Director
  • Marvin Romanow, Independent Director

The board of APMC passed a Code of Conduct for its directors and employees in 2012.

Commission Staff

The Chief Executive Officer of the APMC is Richard Masson, 403-297-5049, Richard.Masson@gov.ab.ca.

Before joining APMC, as VP of Risk Management, Richard was part of Nexen Marketing's Global Leadership Team. Richard had extensive experience in overseeing major oil sands projects with both Nexen and Shell.

Previously, he worked at Alberta Energy as Director of Oil Sands Policy and Development.

APMC Operational Staff

Harpal Brar
Executive Director
Business Development

403-297-5477

Harpal.Brar@gov.ab.ca

Clay Campbell
Director
Finance

403-297-5447

Clay.Campbell@gov.ab.ca

Brendan Gray
Director
Royalty-In-Kind Operations

403-297-5443

Brendan.Gray@gov.ab.ca

Terry Rayne
Director
Pricing & Analysis

403-297-5467

Terry.Rayne@gov.ab.ca

Expense Disclosure

In 2012 the Government of Alberta mandated online reporting of all senior official travel, accommodation, meals and hospitality expenses. This includes expenses such as per diems, meal allowances, mileage claims, meter parking and bus fares. Personal information unrelated to government business has been redacted.Posted expenses will be archived for two years.

2017 Expense Disclosure

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2016 Expense Disclosure

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2015 Expense Disclosure

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2014 Expense Disclosure

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2013 Expense Disclosure

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APMC financial statements are part of Alberta Energy's Annual Report.

Last updated:9-Mar-17