Dean Quirk – President & COO

Dean has served as President of Grey Owl Engineering since 2010, previously holding the position of Vice President from 2003.  Dean has more than 20 years of experience in the Canadian oil and natural gas industries.  At Grey Owl, Dean has overseen thousands of projects, lending his technical and project management expertise to oil, water, and gas facility and pipeline developments.  He has been a mentor to many young engineers/technologists and has an exceptional understanding of the conventional oil and gas industry through engineering design and construction.  Prior to Grey Owl, Dean worked as a Project Manager / Process Engineer.  He began his career working in Strathcona County in the process engineering departments of Celanese and Sherritt International.  A professional engineer and a member of APEGBC, APEGA, APEGS, and APEGM, Dean earned a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Alberta.