Board of Directors

Jeff van Steenbergen


Jeff van Steenbergen is a Co-Founder and the Managing Partner of Azimuth Capital Management, a Calgary-based energy sector private equity firm. Prior to jointly establishing the Firm, he was co-head of North American Oil & Gas with JP Morgan & Co. Jeff has been active in the North American and international energy sector for 38 years and has a wide range of experience in oil and gas and energy infrastructure as a private equity investor, investment banker, and in operations and development planning roles with Mobil Oil and in field operations with Schlumberger.

Jeff has been a finance professional for 27 years and has broad experience in private equity, capital markets, mergers and corporate finance. He also has 11 years of energy sector operating experience in North America, Asia and Western Europe, including eight years in offshore drilling operations. His education includes a Bachelor of Applied Science (Honours) in Civil Engineering from Queen’s University in Kingston and an MBA in International Business and Finance from Dalhousie University in Halifax. Jeff also attended a series of Executive Programs at Harvard, INSEAD and Stanford. He holds a US Coast Guard Master’s License (Captain) for ExxonMobil Offshore Drilling Units and is a professional engineer registered in the Province of Nova Scotia.

Jeff represents Azimuth Capital Management on the boards of Altex Energy, Magma Global, Seven Generations Energy, Steelhead LNG and Monolith Materials, Inc.