Peter Tertzakian

Deputy Director

Peter is an economist, investment strategist, author, podcaster and public speaker on issues vital to the future of energy. He has clocked over 30 years of experience in the business of energy, spanning all systems from oil and gas to renewables. Peter’s passion is studying how society evolves its energy use and applying the lessons […]

Jackie Forrest

Executive Director

Jackie actively monitors emerging strategic trends related to energy. She is an author and sought after public speaker with nearly 25 years of experience in the energy industry. She is the host of the ARC Energy Ideas podcast, a weekly show that explains the latest trends and news in Canadian energy and beyond.  She is […]

Kara Jakeman

Manager, Financial and Economic Modeling

With over 20 years experience, Kara is responsible for leading the Institute’s economic and financial modeling. She has developed tools for analyzing all facets of the energy industry, including ARC’s Canadian Oil and Gas Fiscal Pulse model. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance from the University of Calgary, and is a CFA Charter […]

Marcus Rocque

Senior Research Analyst

Marcus is focused on analyzing quantitative trends and market fundamentals for the energy industry, providing data management and analysis, as well as contributing to the weekly ARC publications. He has a Master’s in Economics from the University of Toronto and a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Queen’s University.

Pamela Keefe

Executive Assistant and Event Coordinator

Pamela manages the Institute’s private and public events and provides executive assistance to Peter Tertzakian and Jackie Forrest.  She holds a degree in communications, a certificate in office administration and over 20 years of experience in coordinating events and supporting executive leaders.