Mr. Dielwart held the position of Chief Executive Officer of ARC Resources until January 1, 2013. As a founding member of the Company in 1996, Mr. Dielwart played an instrumental role in its growth and success over the past 16 years. Prior to joining ARC in 1994, Mr. Dielwart spent 12 years with a major Calgary based oil and natural gas engineering consulting firm, as senior Vice-President and a director, where he gained extensive technical knowledge of oil and natural gas properties in Western Canada. Prior thereto he began his career with a major oil and natural gas company in Calgary. Mr. Dielwart received a Bachelor of Science with Distinction (Civil Engineering) degree from the University of Calgary. Mr. Dielwart is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) and is a Past-Chairman of the Board of Governors for the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP).