Sid Dutchak


Sid Dutchak, age 64, has an extensive background in law and executive management and directorship of a range of public companies, including specialization in company regulatory compliance and corporate governance. After practicing corporate law, Mr. Dutchak was elected to the Saskatchewan Conservative government and was appointed Minister of Justice and Attorney General. He also served as the minister responsible for the Saskatchewan Mining and Development Corporation, serving as its Chair of the Board. After his political appointment, Mr. Dutchak continued to focus on corporate and commercial law and resource based negotiations and was appointed as a senior negotiator to the Government of Canada. He has served in executive and chair roles in a number of public companies and continues as a consultant to public companies. In one particular role, Mr. Dutchak became the president of a publicly traded mineral exploration and drilling company where he also structured an environmental services company based in Canada which expanded to China. Mr. Dutchak sat on the board of West Mountain Capital Corp. (TSX-V) from December 2007 to June 2010. Mr. Dutchak is currently on the board of Great Prairie Energy Services Inc. (TSX-V) and has been since February 2011. Mr. Dutchak holds an LLB from the University of Saskatchewan.