Jakub Gara

Associate, Engineer in Training


CALGARY, AB

T: 1.403.878.2505

jakub.gara@metsco.ca

My wide exposure to energy sector includes regulatory filing, capital planning, asset management and budgeting for electric utilities, portfolio risk management for energy trading department as well as corporate finance advisory for major energy companies. I managed the project of a rate model design and regulatory filing for Poland’s first vertically integrated energy group. I was a key contributor to the capital planning processes as well as the new renewable projects budgeting. I was involved in development of a major financial model for the lignite-fired power plant evaluation while working for one of the Big 4 consulting companies. At the trading department of one of Europe’s top electricity generators I was involved in development of various portfolio risk management tools and methods for portfolio hedging strategy. My interest in project management, risk analysis and focus on improvements in electric utility asset management processes are fully satisfied in METSCO’s wide array of projects.

Taking advantage of the dynamically changing energy market environment, helping shape METSCO into key energy disruptor. Being a key contributor to METSCO’s initiatives related to managing existing and future assets whether its utility or heavy industry client.

Road trips with my family, whether its a Sunday ride to the Rockies or a week long journey from the East to the West.

Education

 

  • Master of Engineering (M.Eng.), Power Engineering AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland
  • Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.), Power Engineering  AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland