Director and Chairman
Mr. Balderston is a Chartered Accountant and independent businessman with over 38 years of public accounting experience specializing in public and private energy sector companies. Mr. Balderston was a partner with Ernst & Young LLP from 1990 to 2005. Since 2005, Mr. Balderston has been a director of a number of public companies.
President and Chief Executive Officer, Director
Mr. Streu has a diverse professional background with extensive experience in drilling, asset management, strategic and tactical business planning, and production operations. Prior to joining Condor, Mr. Streu spent over 22 years with Chevron working in various onshore and offshore assignments in Canada, the United States, Angola, Indonesia, and Nigeria with increasing responsibility and complexity. Mr. Streu served as the Drilling Coordinator and subsequently as Asset Manager at Kuito, Angola’s first deepwater development which progressed from discovery to first oil in only 30 months, Business Planning Manager in Indonesia responsible for developing strategic and tactical plans for an operation producing 350,000 bopd and as Asset Manager in Nigeria accountable for managing a project producing 250,000 bopd. Mr. Streu has a BSc in Mining engineering from the University of Alberta with post graduate studies in Petroleum Engineering.
Dr. Zoellner has spent more than 15 years in the private equity domain, during which time he held positions as an Investment Principal and Partner with Wellington Finanz GmbH, an Investment Partner with the Landes-Bank of the State of Baden-Württemberg and a Partner with Patrimonium Advisors in Switzerland. Dr. Zoellner serves and has served on the boards of directors of several companies in Germany, Switzerland and the United States. Previously, Dr. Zoellner spent 10 years in senior management positions with various technology companies, including 3M ESPE.
Mr. Judson has more than 25 years of energy capital markets experience, with much of it focused on international oil and gas production companies. Mr. Judson was a Director and Senior Advisor with Daytona Power Corp., a private company focused on developing renewable power infrastructure in the United States. Previously, Mr. Judson was Managing Director of Camcor Partners Inc. (an energy focused private equity firm), Managing Director of Institutional Sales at FirstEnergy Capital Inc., and Managing Director of Institutional Sales at Tristone Capital Inc. Mr. Judson is currently a Director of Pieridae Energy Limited, Fraser Institute, and WinSport.