Kent Jespersen is the Chairman of the Advisory Board and a Senior Advisor at Azimuth Capital Management. He has also held the role of Chair and Chief Executive Officer of LaJolla Resources International Ltd. since 1999.
Kent has held senior executive positions with NOVA Corporation of Alberta, Foothills Pipe Lines Ltd., and Husky Oil Limited before assuming the presidency of Foothills Pipe Lines Ltd. and later, NOVA Gas International Ltd. At NOVA, he led the non-regulated energy services business, which included energy trading, marketing and all international activities.
Kent has been the Chairman of the Board and a director of Seven Generations Energy Ltd. since inception. He is also previously served as a director of Axia NetMedia Corporation, and as Chairman of the Board and a director of North American Oil Sands Corporation. Kent earned a Bachelor of Science in Education in 1969 and a Master of Science in Education in 1970, both from the University of Oregon.