Ray Akl, P.Eng.

Principal, Program Manager

Joined Vista: 2004
Became Shareholder: 2008

Ray is a senior program manager and member of Vista’s Board of Directors. For the better part of a decade, he managed a series of large-scale SAGD expansion projects for a long-term client and major oil sands player. He graduated in Civil Engineering from the University of Alberta in 2000.

Ray joined Vista in 2004 as a civil engineering team-lead before moving into a project management role, where he also acts as a key liaison between engineering disciplines and the client’s construction-management teams. During his tenure he has developed progressive technical and managerial experience.

In 2011, Ray was selected as one of Oilweek’s Rising Stars, an award that recognizes the brightest and best up-and-comers in the Canadian oil and gas industry.

Ray is a member of APEGA.

Ray Akl