Management Team

Heritage Royalty’s seasoned management team is experienced in oil and natural gas operations, royalty and lease management. We are committed to integrity and positive relationships with royalty interest holders, lessees, oil and natural gas producers, and the public on behalf of Heritage’s owner.


Glenn McNamara

President & Chief Executive Officer

Glenn McNamara has more than 40 years of oil and gas exploration and production experience in North and South America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region. He received his MBA from the University of Calgary in 1988 and his B.Sc. in Mining Engineering from the University of Alberta in 1978. Mr. McNamara currently serves as a director of Whitecap Resources Inc. and as a director of Parex Resources Ltd.


Ryan M. Kubik

Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President

Ryan Kubik has more than 25 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry in the areas of corporate finance, strategy, and accounting. Mr. Kubik was President and Chief Executive Officer of Canadian Oil Sands Limited from 2014 to 2016 and Chief Financial Officer from 2007 to 2013. Mr. Kubik also served as Treasurer from 2002 to 2007 and acting Controller from 2005 to 2006.


James Armstrong

Vice President, Land

James Armstrong has more than 15 years experience in the energy industry. In addition to his Canadian and US experience, he has worked internationally and lived in the Middle East. Mr. Armstrong holds an MBA from Queen’s University, as well as a B.Comm. in Petroleum Land Management and a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Calgary.


James Thompson

Vice President, Business Development and Corporate Planning

James Thompson has more than 20 years’ experience in the energy industry. Mr. Thompson joined Heritage in 2016. He was previously employed as a Senior Energy Analyst (Public and Private Equity) with the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Quebec.