Calfrac CEO To Retire, Senior Managers Named

Fernando Aguilar will retire as Calfrac Well Services Ltd.’s president and chief executive officer. Aguilar worked at the company for 11 years.

His final day with the company was not disclosed.

Chief operating officer Lindsay Link, who will continue in his current role, has been promoted to president and appointed to Calfrac’s board of directors. Link has been with Calfrac since February 2013 and, among other things, he has been instrumental in the growth of the company's U.S. business.

Link has more than 30 years of experience in the North American and international oil and gas services industry. Before joining Calfrac, Link held senior management positions at Baker Hughes and BJ Services.

Ronald Mathison, one of Calfrac’s founders and chairman of the company’s board of directors, has been appointed executive chairman. Mathison will take on additional responsibilities, and will continue to work closely with Calfrac's leadership team.

In light of this expanded role, Greg Fletcher has been appointed to serve as Calfrac’s independent lead director.