Senior Leadership

Meet the people behind Spark who are passionate about transforming the way customers consume and conserve the power they use.

Richard Jackson

Richard is Spark Power’s President & Chief Executive Officer with over 20 years of leadership experience in industrial companies across North America. Richard leads all operations within Spark including designing the organization for long-term scalable growth, formulating and leading the execution of Spark’s corporate strategy, and driving functional and operating performance across the organization.

Richard Perri

Richard is Spark Power’s Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer with over 20 years of financial and leadership experience across multiple industries. He oversees the organization’s financial accounting and strives to create a team-oriented environment that is thorough in addressing and reporting the Company’s financial operations.

Tom Duncan

Tom is Spark Power’s Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer with over 25 years of leadership and management experience in industrial and energy services. Tom oversees the organization’s Canadian technical operations, sales, and branches, and always strives to ensure safe, high-quality service and solutions are delivered to help our customers in their own journey.

Eric Waxman

Eric is Spark Power’s Co-Founder & Chief Investment Officer with over 20 years of extensive experience with M&A, investment banking, and private equity deal structures. A strong leader, Eric focuses on driving an ownership and safety-first culture within the Company and leading acquisition transactions and their integration to accelerate Spark Power’s North American-wide expansion.

Dan Ardila

Dan, Spark Power’s previous Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, will be retiring from Spark Power on December 31, 2021. With over 30 years of financial leadership experience in the industrial, commercial, and consumer packaged goods industry. Dan oversees all financial aspects of Spark Power, working closely and providing strategic recommendations to Spark Power’s senior leadership team and the Company’s Board of Directors.

Cody Zaitsoff

Cody is Spark Power’s Executive Vice President, U.S. Technical Services with over 18 years of experience in the electrical services sector. An experienced leader with a background in field engineering and system design services, Cody is responsible for overseeing all Spark Power operations across the U.S. and in Canada from Manitoba west to British Columbia, and Canada’s North.

Grayson Swan

Grayson is Spark Power’s Executive Vice President, Renewables with over 10 years of experience in the renewables energy industry. Grayson is dedicated to the economic and social benefits of renewable energy projects, and responsible for overseeing Spark’s wind and solar operations and maintenance, battery energy storage systems (BESS), electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure, and on-site solar initiatives across North America.

Najlaa Rauf

Najlaa is Spark Power’s Vice President of People & Culture (Human Resources) with over 10 years of experience in employee engagement, human resources, and leadership development in non-profit, education and electrical contracting services. She is responsible for leading the organization in the areas of culture, and talent attraction, retention, and development.

Michael Mah

Michael is Spark Power’s Vice President of Information Technology with over 20 years of experience in technology leadership across many different industry sectors including energy and utilities, financial services, and real estate. He is responsible for leading Spark’s Information Technology and Systems team in the management and delivery of technology services for the organization.

Suha Jethalal

Suha is Spark Power’s Vice President, Sustainability and President of the organization’s sustainability division, Bullfrog Power. She brings deep expertise in strategy, product and brand management, social entrepreneurism, and sustainability.

Phil Lefko

Phil serves as Chief Legal Counsel to the Spark Power Group of companies and has almost 20 years of experience as a practising lawyer with a focus on corporate finance and securities, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and general corporate matters. He has been providing Spark Power legal services since its inception.

Meet the Leaders of Spark Power

SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM

Our senior leadership team brings together some of the finest minds in the power industry who inspire our dedicated workforce. Get to know the leaders passionately committed to your success.

EXTENDED LEADERSHIP TEAM

The members of our extended leadership team provide in-depth industry and operating experience that is fundamental to the success of Spark Power.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Our board members come from diverse professional backgrounds, which allows us to broadly consider various perspectives when working to make Spark Power your Trusted Partner in Power™.

Let’s work together

Let us earn the right to be your Trusted Partner in Power™. We’ve done it for over 5,500 industrial, commercial, and utility customers across North America and we can do it for you.