Who's Who of Top Executives

David Walter Beckwermert

Title: Director
Company: Canamax Energy LTD
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

David Walter Beckwermert, the director at Canamax Energy LTD, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Executives for dedication, achievements, and leadership in the oil and gas industry.

Hailing from over four decades of experience in the field of oil and gas exploration, Mr. Beckwermert has found success as a serial entrepreneur, with five established companies to his credit. In addition to his role as the director of Canamax Energy LTD, he serves as the director of Prairie Thunder Resources and the director of the advisory board for Edge Natural Resources LLC. Named as the Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year in 1997, Mr. Beckwermert has also distinguished himself in the field of real estate as the president and chief executive officer of Beckstate Holdings Inc. 

Outside of his current endeavors, Mr. Beckwermert has participated as a founding shareholder in both high tech and private equity firms. He also built a prolific career at Ravenwood Energy Corp., a solar energy equipment provider, from 2003 to 2014, during which time he served as president and chief executive officer. During the early stages of his professional journey, Mr. Beckwermert availed himself to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada, as the director of environmental policy and legislation for the local government between 1991 and 1993. 

Mr. Beckwermert initially studied at Lakehead University, where he received a Bachelor of Science in 1980, with honors. Following this accomplishment, he graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in 1983. Well-regarded for his practical achievements as a leader, he has also received an ICD.D designation via the Institute of Corporate Directors. 

Long dedicated to civic advocacy, Mr. Beckwermert contributed as a board member of Light Up the World, a nonprofit organization that sought to bring LED lights to impoverished communities in Africa. He has also been involved with Magic of Christmas, a local charity that delivers donated presents to the homes of disadvantaged families. 

In accounting for his success, Mr. Beckwermert credits his unwavering self-awareness, his relentless drive, his unshakeable ambition, and his willingness to take risks. His insatiable hunger for more propels him to work tirelessly towards his goals, never settling for mediocrity or complacency. He is, likewise, grateful to have cultivated a multidisciplinary approach to his profession, which has kept him engaged throughout the course of his career. 

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