Mick MacBean joined Calgary-based private equity firm TriWest Capital Partners in 2010 and is a Senior Managing Director of the firm. From 1998 to 2010, Mr. MacBean served as the CEO and Director of Diamond Energy Services, an energy services company that he founded. Prior to that role, Mr. MacBean was employed by ARC Financial Corporation in a variety of disciplines, including merchant banking and private equity.
Within the TriWest portfolio of companies, Mr. MacBean serves as Director of numerous Western Canadian based private businesses, including the current portfolio companies of Northern Mat & Bridge, Colter Energy Services, Kayden Industries, Broda Group, Strike Group, Bull Moose Capital, ProStar Energy and Northern Crane Services Group, and previous portfolio companies Royal Camp Services and Regent Energy Group.
Mr. MacBean is the Lead Independent Director and Chair of the Audit Committee for Peyto Exploration and Development, one of Canada’s leading public natural gas exploration and production companies. In addition, he served as a Director from 2008 to 2016 of SaskPower Corporation, the principal electrical utility in the province of Saskatchewan, and also serves as the Chair of the Board of the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame.
Mr. MacBean holds a bachelor of commerce degree from the University of Saskatchewan and is also a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Director. He was recognized with the Gilbert Bennett Outstanding Graduating Director award by McMaster University, DeGroote School of Business.