DENVER – OmniTRAX, Inc., one of the largest privately held transportation service companies in North America and an affiliate of The Broe Group, announces Pierre-Luc Mathieu will lead OmniTRAX Energy Solutions (OES) as president effective immediately. OES comprises the company’s unique offerings to the proppant supply chain, including terminals in several basins, transload operations and Arrows UP, LLC a containerized proppant delivery and storage solution provider.
“Pierre is the perfect executive to oversee the OES team and deliver strong growth to the OmniTRAX organization. His experience and expertise will help allocate the right resources to capitalize on the strength of our assets. We’re looking forward to seeing great things from Pierre and OES,” said Kevin Shuba, CEO of OmniTRAX.
Reporting directly to Mathieu are John Allegretti, CEO of Arrows Up; Justin Renfro, Senior Vice President of Business Development for OES and James Samuelsen, Director of Corporate Development for OES. The full OES team will grow to more than 200 members by the end of 2017.
“There are significant opportunities in the energy market right now, especially in the supply chain and logistics area where every stakeholder is looking to increase productivity and lower costs. OES will help customers improve performance by providing comprehensive solutions to move proppant and other materials from the mines to the well heads in the most efficient way possible,” said Mathieu.
Mathieu, who previously served as Chief Strategy Officer for OmniTRAX with responsibility for strategy development, service expansion, new market entry and corporate development, will continue to report to Shuba.
Prior to OmniTRAX, Mathieu spent nine years in various executive roles at Brambles Limited and held several strategy and manufacturing roles with Le Groupe Michelin in Canada and the US. He received an MBA from INSEAD in France and a BS in Engineering from Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal.