Mr. Ferland has over 30 years of experience in the petroleum industry and has acted as a member of the senior management team in oil, oil services, plastic, airport and biotechnology companies. Mr. Ferland has extensive experience in strategic planning, operations, logistics, sales, marketing, project management and mergers. During his career, Mr. Ferland served on more than ten boards in various capacities.He is also President of Effa Management Inc. Mr. Ferland has been President of TORR Canada Inc., Aéroports de Montréal, IPL Inc., Geneka Biotechnologies and, prior to that, was President of Ultramar Ltd. and Vice President of Ultramar Diamond Shamrock. He is a Professional Engineer. Mr. Ferland has served on the Board of Directors since June 22, 1999 and is Chair of Parkland's Compensation and Corporate Governance Committee. He also serves as a member of the Petroleum Products Supply Advisory Committee. He is formerly a director of Petrolia Inc. where he served as President of the Compensation and Corporate Governance Committee.