Kepis and Pobe Financial Group Inc.

"Gas is not only a 'bridge' but a 'destination' fuel in a lower-carbon world"

Ford Nicholson, Managing Principal

Ford Nicholson is a managing principal and founder of Kepis & Pobe Financial Group which specializes in developing international energy and other natural resource assets. Over the past 25 years Ford has invested in and provided executive management to multiple international projects. He was a co-founder and Director of Nations Energy Ltd. in Kazakhstan and a co-founder and former board member of Bankers Petroleum Ltd. in Albania. Mr. Nicholson is currently the chairman of TSX listed BNK Petroleum Inc. producing and exploring for unconventional natural gas in Europe and the USA. Ford is also on the President's council of the International Crisis Group. Mr. Nicholson is the former deputy chairman of the board of InterOil Corporation, a fully integrated company developing LNG for Asian markets formerly listed on the NYSE before its sale to ExxonMobil.