The 3D-P Executive Team drives our organizational growth and technology vision.
Walter Chang, CEO
As the Chief Executive Officer of 3D-P, Walter is responsible for the overall management and leadership of the company. He previously held the position of Chief Financial Officer and was promoted to CEO in 2019. Walter is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 20 years of experience, primarily in domestic and international oilfield services. Prior to joining 3D-P, Walter has held senior financial positions including Controller and Vice President of Finance and Administration for publicly traded and private international oilfield services companies. Walter graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelor of Business Administration.
Ron White, President
Ron has been with 3D-P since 2004, driving the company’s focus on wireless network design for challenging environments, as well as the Intelligent Endpoint, mining application integration, and open access to data. As President, Ron is continuing to drive the company’s vision toward enabling digitalization, and the IIOT. Through his tenure with 3D-P, Ron has held senior positions in many of the company’s departments, leading the service and support groups, product management, product development and sales. Ron has an extensive background in wireless, networking, field deployments and mining applications and is well known for his ability to teach, motivate, and drive consensus. His aptitude and demonstrated success align perfectly with his role as President of 3D-P Technologies.
Evan Hansen, CTO
As CTO, Evan is involved in the day-to-day operations of the company. Evan was the founding member of Evtech Solutions Ltd., which merged with 3D-P in 2006. Evan has an extensive background in designing, integrating, and commissioning technology in the landfill and mining industries. Evan is an Electrical Engineer, graduating with honours from the Technical University of Nova Scotia. He is also an alumnus of Acadia University’s Applied Science program.
Nigel Slater, EVP Business Development
Nigel has worked in a variety of settings and with experience in multiple technologies, including high powered lasers, defence, broadcasting, microwave, telemetry, safety-of-life communications, audio/visual, remote environmental monitoring and mining production application.
His current role as Executive Vice President – Business Development with 3D-P is focused on Head of Country activities for Australia. Externally his remit is on strategic partnering and the development of business outside of North and South America, with Australia being the central focus.