Justin Friesen

Justin Friesen

Leader of Oil and Gas, BDO Canada

Natural Resources & Energy


Executive summary

Justin has over 12 years of experience with BDO and is the leader of the Natural Resources Group in Calgary and is the National Oil and Gas Leader. 

Justin is the engagement partner for numerous Energy and Natural Resource clients. His experience includes exploration and development companies as well as oilfield services companies. Justin has also worked with engineering firms, manufacturers and consulting companies that operate exclusively in the petroleum industry. He also has significant assurance experience with multinational companies in the petroleum industry. Justin works almost exclusively with companies in the Energy and Natural Resource industry and in addition to standard audit and taxation services, provides assistance with IFRS & ASPE transitions, complex debt and equity financing transactions, and business combinations. Justin also participates as an expert on many Oil and Gas industry panels and is an associate member for EPAC, CAPP and PSAC. 


Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) 
Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta 
Bachelor of Commerce, University of Calgary