Co-Founder, Board Chair | Spark Power


Jason Sparaga

Jason is Spark Power’s Co-Founder & Board Chair with over 20 years of experience in private company M&A, corporate finance, and merchant banking, with a history of closing more than 100 transactions. A driven entrepreneur and business leader, Jason is focused on M&A activities, corporate finance, and supporting key strategic initiatives.

 

Jason has been the recipient of:

  • 2016 Canadian Business Excellence Award
  • 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year™ Finalist in the Ontario Region “Power & Utilities & Environment” Category

Prior to Co-Founding Spark Power in 2009, Jason was the President and CEO of Spara Capital Partners; a boutique private company investment and merchant bank.

 

A strong advocate for community and charitable giving, Jason is passionate about supporting the Autism cause through direct-funding organizations such as Racing with Autism and Unity for Autism where he is the President of the Board. Jason is also proud to have founded the Annual Spark Power Play Challenge in support of Prostate Cancer Canada.

 

Jason is a graduate of Brock University’s Goodman School of Business and holds a CPA designation.

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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 leads all of Spark’s North American operations and seeks to drive operational excellence and growth. He designs and implements business strategies, plans, and procedures, both functional and operating. Tom is highly passionate about safety and team engagement.

Eric Waxman

Eric is Spark Power’s Co-Founder & Chief Investment Officer, and Board Director 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.

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