Brad Abel

President & Director

Brad is the son of founder Rick Sr. and grew up with Ketek. He began working in the wash bay when he was old enough to do so, and took his turn in the shop, the yard and the field.

He earned a Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Alberta in Environmental Earth Sciences, earning the designation of hydrogeologist. After six years of consulting work with WorleyParsons, Brad rejoined Ketek in 2011. He assumed the presidency in 2016.

Brad is the President of the Winterburn Business Association and, in his spare time, coaches children’s hockey and soccer.

Brad Abel - Ketek Group