September 28, 2016 6:12 AM ET

Oil, Gas and Consumable Fuels

Company Overview of Enerkem Inc.

Company Overview

Enerkem Inc., a development stage company, focuses on the development and production of renewable biofuels and chemicals from waste. The company primarily focuses on the commercial production of cellulosic ethanol. Its proprietary thermochemical process converts waste into biofuels and chemicals. The company is based in Montreal, Canada.

1130 Sherbrooke Street West

Suite 1400

Montreal, QC H3A 2M8


136 Employees





Key Executives for Enerkem Inc.

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Age: 42
Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer and Director
Age: 73
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President
Age: 53
Senior Vice President of Business Development - North America
Age: 52
Vice President of Government Affairs and Communications
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Enerkem Inc. Key Developments

Enerkem Inc. Presents at 2016 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology, Apr-17-2016 through Apr-20-2016

Enerkem Inc. Presents at 2016 BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology, Apr-17-2016 through Apr-20-2016. Venue: San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, California, United States. Presentation Date & Speakers: Apr-19-2016, Timothy J. Cesarek, Senior Vice President of Business Development - North America. Apr-20-2016, Timothy J. Cesarek, Senior Vice President of Business Development - North America.

Enerkem Inc. Appoints Robert Shaw as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Enerkem Inc. announced that Robert Shaw has joined its executive team as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Throughout his career, Mr. Shaw held executive roles in businesses ranging from oil and gas, energy, industrial manufacturing, industrial gases, and consumer products and services. He has held financial and operating executive roles in both public and private companies, and was most recently CFO of Southwest Oilfield Products, a privately-held oilfield equipment manufacturer. Prior to Southwest, he was Treasurer at Transocean and at Air Liquide. His experience covers treasury, investor relations, financial planning and analysis, operational finance, risk management as well as mergers and acquisitions.

Enerkem Raises CAD 115.4 million Funding for Future Expansion of Biomethanol Production

Enerkem has raised CAD 152.6 million in funding for the expansion of its Enerkem Alberta Biofuels full-scale facility in Edmonton and global growth. Enerkem uses its proprietary technology to convert non-recyclable municipal solid waste into methanol, ethanol and other widely used chemical intermediates. The funding includes CAD 29 million debt facility from Integrated Asset Management's (IAM) Private Debt Group as well as CAD 50 million in private placements from current investors and CAD 73.6 million of debt from two other lenders.

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