Spark Power Corp. (“Spark Power”) is pleased to announce that Don Morrison has joined the organization as our newest Advisory Board member.
With an impressive CV, Don is an experienced Private Equity Business Leader, where he has led Direct Investment, Fund Investment and Co-Investment portfolios.
Don comes to us with over 30 years of experience and leadership in the financial advisory and private equity markets. He is presently an Independent Corporate Director/ Advisor and was recently the Senior Managing Director and Executive Vice President, Asset Management and Operations for OMERS Private Markets (OPM), which consists of OMERS Private Equity (OPE) and Borealis Infrastructure. As a senior member of the OPM Investment team, Don managed $20.0B of private equity and infrastructure investments. He established and led the direct investment platform of OPE and developed the Canadian Team, growing the operation to $7.5B in Assets under Management.
Previous roles include Senior Vice President, and member of the Senior Management / Investment Committees at Working Ventures Canadian Fund, where he also led the Portfolio Management Group. He also spent several years at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Corporate Finance focusing on restructurings and turnarounds.
“We are very excited to have Don join our Advisory team,” says Jason Sparaga, Co-CEO & COO. “Don will bring a unique perspective to the Board, which will undoubtedly become very valuable as we look to grow our business. Don’s strong network and experience with Institutional Capital will help us steer our storyline and connect us to good people in the market.”
Don joins our Advisory Board group of professionals, which includes The Honourable Mr. Howard I. Wetston, Larry D. Taylor, Kurt A. Strobele, Joe Quarin, Daniel Peloquin and Ron Dizy. Complete bios of all Advisory Board members can be viewed here.
“I am very excited to be joining the Spark Advisory Board,” says Don. “Jason, Andrew and the team have done a terrific job in building a leading business and organization and I look forward to being part of Spark’s growth and success going forward”.
The Advisory Board guides the Company and Senior Management team through strategic and operations initiatives and provides access to its valued network.
About Spark Power Corp
Spark Power Corp.’s mission is to challenge and innovate traditional power sector business models. The Company is an integrated, end-to-end energy solutions provider, delivering technical innovation, asset management, project development, contracting, maintenance, service, and operational support to the ICI (industrial, commercial, institutional), renewable energy, and utility markets. We maintain a strong respect for the past by providing support to traditional energy use businesses, while astutely understanding the global need for future-oriented, sustainable energy solutions. Through organic growth and a series of acquisitions, from our inception in 2010, Spark Power now employs over 500 amazing employees and delivers leading-edge power services and solutions to more than 4,500 customers across Canada and the USA.