Garrison Energy Advisors


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Garrison Energy Advisors is built to bring the in-depth knowledge and expertise of our team to yours. 

Garrison Energy Advisors is proud to represent our clients in this manner and we strive to maintain the very best in client relationships. 

Michael Woodford, BSc

​Mike is a co-founder of Garrison Energy Advisors and started the company April 2015.  As President, Mike leads the business development, global relationships and growth of the company.  Mike helps clients with negotiation tactics, technical evaluations as well as vetting deal metrics based on market norms. 

Prior to joining Garrison Energy Advisors, as well as having an in depth knowledge of the Oil and Gas industry in North America, Mike has lived, opened offices and done business in Asia Pacific, The Middle East and South America. His vast experience widens the reach of investors and operators outside of the local market and increases the chances of clients success.   

Mike holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Earth Science, specialization in Geophysics from Memorial University of Newfoundland.

Simon J Cox, MBA, CD
Managing Director

​Simon is a co-founder of Garrison Energy Advisors and joined the team in April 2015.  As Managing Director, Simon leads the firms modelling, analysis and market research functions.  Simon works with clients to identify corporate or asset acquisition targets in accordance with their individual strategy and facilitate the acquisition process including initial evaluation, due diligence, value assessment and offers to purchase.

Prior to joining Garrison Energy Advisors, Simon worked as a market research analyst with Wood Mackenzie. Simon also has experience as a Financial Planner at RBC Wealth Management in Calgary and over 18 years as an Infantry Officer in the Canadian Armed Forces.

Simon holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from the University of Calgary and an MBA from the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary.