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Introducing you to the leaders at Sultech

Innovative. Focused. Experienced.

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Sultech Global Innovation Corp. is an Agribusinees innovation and technology company based in Alberta, Canada. Sultech’s Leadership Team is dedicated to the development, production and supply of superior micronized Sulphur crop nutrition.

Sultech’s founders, inventors and business development strategists bring a broad range of experience and skills to the company. They share a keen entrepreneurial drive, a deep understanding of the markets and strong backgrounds in the energy and agricultural sector.

Sultech Management Team

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Murray MacKinnon, MET


Murray Mackinnon is a Project Management Professional with a proven track record in managing and delivering multi-disciplinary oil and gas major projects in the $10 million range. Prior to co-founding Sultech. Murray was Global Manager of Hydration Systems at ABB where was responsible for the managing and delivering multi-discipline projects at ABB by using project management methodologies and best practices, along with an engineering background. During his time with ABB, Murray led Polymer Hydration projects, for the successful delivery of turnkey polymer packages for tertiary recovery to EnCana, CNRL, Murphy Oil and Northern Blizzard


A graduate of the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT), in “Mechanical Engineering Technology”

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Conor Wrafter CFA


Conor Wrafter has a proven track record in the evaluation and assessment of domestic and international Corporate Development initiatives and Acquisition & Divestiture opportunities. Prior to joining Sultech, Conor held progressive positions with energy infrastructure companies Enbridge Inc, TransCanada Corp and internationally with Trinergy Renewable Asset Management.


A graduate of the University of Edinburgh, Conor holds a Honours Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Business Studies and Accounting and is a CFA® charter holder.

Board of Directors

The members of Sultech’s Board of Directors are:

• Jim McIndoe, Chair, Non-Independent

• Navindra Patel, Non-Independent

• Murray MacKinnon, Non-Independent

• Bruce A. Lawrence, Independent

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Chairman: Jim McIndoe

Jim McIndoe is an oil & gas executive, whose most recent position was President, Chief Executive Officer and Director of NuLoch Resources Inc. NuLoch, a publicly traded company, resulted from Jim’s successful closing of a Plan of Arrangement between Enerplus Resources Fund and TriLoch Resources Inc. NuLoch was sold to Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation of Houston, Texas in 2011.

im has held a series of other executive positions during his career, including co-founder, President and Director of TriLoch Resources, Executive Vice-President and Director of PanAtlas Energy Inc., Vice-President of Corporate Development and Land for Summit Resources Ltd., Vice-President and Director of Keystone Resources Ltd.

Jim McIndoe currently also serves as Chairman of the Board of BayLoch Homes Ltd., a private development company involved in residential real estate in the City of Calgary.

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Founder & Director: Navindra Patel R.E.T., M.I Plant Eng.

Navindra Patel is an engineering executive with nearly 40 years of proven success in managing engineering companies, projects, and services to a range of global industry sectors.

Navindra was educated in England and brings his international experience to Sultech. Prior to co-founding Sultech Global Innovations Corp., he co-founded and held positions of President at Enerpro Engineering and Grey Owl Engineering – both private firms with full time engineers and support staff that delivered on extensive EPCM projects in Western Canada’s oil and gas sector.

Sultech Board of Advisors

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Technical Development – Process Design: William Chee (Bill) Kay

William Chee (Bill) Kay is a chemical engineer whose extensive career in research and development encompassed roles at the Sheritt-Gordon Nickel Refinery, CIL Plastics and the prestigious Alberta Research Council (ARC), from whom he retired after 34 years. Along with his colleagues Dr. Edward Bertram and Jim Laidler, Bill invented and patented the sulphur micronization process ,that under license, underpins Sultech’s product development.

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Technical Development – Chemical: Jim Laidler

Jim Laidler is a Chemical Technologist, now retired from the Alberta Research Council. At ARC, Jim helped to convert early stage ideas into marketable technology products and services. Jim was a member for the chemical process development team that invented the sulphur micronization process utilized by Sultech.