Peter Williams

Peter Williams is Managing Partner and CEO of Annapolis Capital, an oil and gas private equity firm he co-founded in 2006. For the 12 years prior to that time, Peter served in executive management positions in and as a director of numerous public and private oil & gas companies. Most recently, Peter was the CEO & Chairman of two private oil & gas companies, Krang Energy Inc. between 2001 and 2005 and Passage Energy Inc. between 1999 and 2001. Peter also had a term as a governor of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) between 2003 and 2005. Prior to that, Peter was Senior Vice President & COO of Stampeder Exploration Ltd. between 1993 and 1997. Peter has been a director of a number of other oil & gas start-ups, namely Avalanche Energy Limited, Ice Energy Limited, Glacier Energy Limited, Berland Exploration Ltd., Greenbank Energy Ltd., Breton Energy Inc., Corinthian Energy Corp., Evolve Exploration Ltd., Bulldog Oil and Gas Inc., Caltex Energy Inc., Highrock Energy Ltd., Corinthian Exploration Corp., Hawk Exploration Ltd., Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd. and Corinthian Oil Corp. Peter is currently a director of Caltex Resources Ltd., Venturion Oil Limited and Artis Exploration Ltd. Prior to entering the oil & gas industry, Peter practiced law at Bennett Jones for 11 years. Peter earned a B.A. (economics) in 1974 and an LL.B. in 1981, both from Dalhousie University.