David P. Haugen, SPE, was appointed senior vice president at Ryder Scott Canada. He was previously the vice president of engineering at Quicksilver Resources Canada. He has more than 27 years of reservoir and development engineering experience, including in petroleum reserves and resources characterization, acquisitions and divestitures, property valuations, and unconventional gas development and planning. He conducted detailed engineering and economic evaluations of various oil and gas properties in the Western Canada sedimentary basin. Haugen holds a BSc in petroleum engineering from the University of Alberta and is an Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta registered professional engineer.