Longshore Resources


Duane Schellenberg

Longshore Resources Chairman, Managing Director - ARC

Duane co-heads the investment team and is mainly focused on oil and gas investing for ARC. He is responsible for managing existing portfolio company investments through value creation to exit. This includes working closely with ARC's portfolio companies on corporate strategy, asset capture, risk management, strategy execution and financial matters. He is also actively involved in the origination of new investment opportunities.  

Duane joined ARC in 2007 with prior experience at a global investment bank. He has a Master of Business Administration from the Yale School of Management, a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance from the University of Saskatchewan and is an Institute of Corporate Directors Certified Director.

Chris Seasons

ARC Partner

Chris provides support for ARC’s investment team in the areas of strategy and risk management, as well as investment decision making. He brings over 30 years of operating experience covering all facets of the Canadian energy industry.  

From 2004 to 2014, Chris was the President of Devon Canada Corp., a large cap Canadian energy company with diverse assets in the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. His education includes a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from Queen’s University and he is a Professional Engineer. 

Rob Cook

Rob Cook is a professional engineer and is a Managing Director at ARC Financial Corp. His responsibilities include deal origination, structuring and execution, portfolio monitoring and exit. He joined ARC in 2000, after working as a reservoir engineer at a major multi-national oil and gas company with assignments in Canada and abroad.

Mr. Cook holds a B.Sc. in Engineering from McMaster University and a M.B.A. from the European University, The Hague, Netherlands, and he is also a CFA Charterholder.

Reg Greenslade

Reg Greenslade is a professional engineer with over 30 years of experience in the oil & gas sector. Mr. Greenslade was the founder, Chairman, President and CEO of a number of Canadian oil and gas companies including more than 10 years as Chairman, President and CEO of Big Horn Resources Ltd., Enterra Energy Corp. and Enterra Energy Trust. He also was the President and CEO of an international drilling company and serves on the board of directors of various other public and private companies.

Mr. Greenslade holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering with a Minor in Industrial and Management Engineering from Montana State University.

Trudy Curran

Ms. Curran is a retired businesswoman with extensive experience in executive compensation, mergers and acquisitions, financing and governance. She served as an officer of Canadian Oil Sands Limited from September 2002 to the time of its sale in February 2016. As Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary of Canadian Oil Sands Limited, she was responsible for legal, human resources and administration and a member of the executive team focused on strategy and risk management. From 2003 to 2016, she was a director of Syncrude Canada Ltd., where she served as chair of the Human Resources and Compensation Committee and as a member of the Pension Committee. She serves on the boards of Baytex Energy Corp. and Trican Well Services Ltd. and chairs the Human Resources and compensation Committee at both companies as well as the Health and Safety committee of Trican.  Ms. Curran is also a member of the Alberta Securities Commission and past co-chair of the Calgary executive of the Institute of Corporate Directors.  

Ms. Curran holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in English and a Bachelor of Laws degree (both with distinction) from the University of Saskatchewan and the ICD.D designation from the Institute of Corporate Directors.


Byron Nodwell

Byron Nodwell is President and CEO of Longshore Resources Ltd.