Phone: (403) 861-6221
Mr. Krol’s career spans 16 years in technology development, operations and business environments. Most recently he was a Manager, Company Creation at Innovate Calgary where he was responsible for finding, managing and developing start-up companies with a focus on the commercialization of leading edge technologies.
Prior to joining Innovate Calgary, Mr. Krol spent five years at a Calgary investment bank where he planned and executed mergers, acquisitions, and financing of junior oil and gas companies. Mr. Krol also worked at Comtek Advanced Structures, an aerospace composites design and manufacturing facility. As part of the Design-Build and Repair teams, he provided project leadership, technical engineering, and hands-on support with carbon fibre, Kevlar, fibreglass, and fibre-metal laminate aerospace materials.
Mr. Krol holds a Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering from Carleton University and an MBA from the University of Calgary. He is also a Professional Engineer in the provinces of Alberta and Ontario.