Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Durante has over 24 years of experience in Canada's oil and gas industry.  Since 2003, he has been the Chief Executive Officer of Toscana.  Prior to joining Toscana, Mr. Durante was the Managing Director of Norrep Resource Management Inc., a private consulting corporation.   Mr. Durante was also a co-founder and Chairman of Fairmont Energy Inc., a public junior exploration and production company acquired by Delphi Energy Inc.

Lew Hayes

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Hayes has been with Toscana Energy Group including Firenze Energy since September 2011. Mr. Hayes held a number of senior leadership positions in the energy industry, including Tamarack Valley, Hygait Resources, Petrovera Resources and CS Resources. Mr. Hayes is a Professional Engineer in the Province of Alberta and holds a Bachelor of Science Petroleum Engineering degree with Honors, from the Montana Tech.


Chief Financial Officer

Prior to joining Toscana, Mr. Ramnath was a consultant for a number of Calgary based corporations. From 1996 to 2006, Mr. Ramnath worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Ramnath is member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Bangalore University in India.