Chief Operating Officer

Pinnacle Renewable Energy

Chief Operating Officer at Pinnacle Renewable Energy, Scott Bax is responsible for the safe and cost-effective production of quality wood pellets at Pinnacle’s facilities. He has more than 20 years of forestry experience in various logging and wood manufacturing operations throughout Canada and the United States.

Prior to Pinnacle, Scott was the Manager of Cedar Manufacturing Operations for Interfor Corporation, a large North American forest products company. He also managed a start-up logging company in Louisiana, and was a performance improvement management consultant specializing in the forest sector.

Scott holds an MBA as well as a Master of Forestry from the University of Alberta and a Bachelor of Science (Environment) from the University of Guelph Recognized as a leader in pellet safety and operations,. He was included by Argus Media in the Top 36 Most Influential Leaders in the Biomass Industry in 2016. Scott has served as the Chair of the Wood Pellet Association of Canada’s Safety Committee since 2014 and is a BC Safety Charter signatory and member of the Executive Health and Safety Council of BC.