Jay Manoharan, Vice Chairman
Mr. Manoharan, in his current role as Managing Partner of Energy Associates International, is responsible for business development and commodity energy operations practice in North America, Africa and Asia-Pacific. A graduate in Mechanical Engineering from University of Alberta in 1993, Mr. Manoharan has previous formal training in business from Melbourne University. Prior to his present position, Mr. Manoharan held management positions for over 8 years with various wholesale energy marketer and producers competing in deregulated electricity and natural gas markets in North America. His management responsibility included the profitability of a $2.6 billion energy commodity-trading portfolio billion in highly volatile electricity and natural gas markets. Mr. Manoharan is a registered professional engineer with more than 10-years experience in utility and demand-side load management, and energy efficiency and asset-driven performance contracting, which complement his energy supply management expertise.
Mr. Manoharan is also a director and managing partner of Binoid Equities Corporation, Calgary, which owns operating assets in the oil and gas production sector in Western Canada, and property development projects in North and Central America.