Jackie Forrest Joins ARC Financial Corp.

CALGARY, April 29, 2014 /CNW/ - ARC Financial Corp. ("ARC") is pleased to announce that Jackie Forrest has joined the firm's energy research team as Vice President, effective July 2, 2014.

Jackie is a seasoned 15-year veteran of the energy industry. She was most recently the leader of North American crude oil research for IHS CERA, and among her many roles has been an active facilitator in the debate surrounding Canada's future oil sands development.

Well known and respected by executives and policy makers, Jackie's expertise spans the energy industry. Among her many research initiatives, Jackie has provided in-depth analysis on oil market fundamentals, energy life cycle processes and pipeline issues.

"ARC's mission is to be the most knowledgeable investor in the Canadian energy industry," said Peter Tertzakian, ARC's Chief Energy Economist and Managing Director, "and we are excited to further our strategic knowledge with Jackie's experience, insights and professional network."

ARC Financial Corp.
With $3.7 billion of capital across the seven ARC Energy Funds, ARC Financial Corp. is Canada's leading energy-focused private equity manager. Celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, ARC invests in high-growth Canadian energy companies, including those that provide supporting services and equipment.

SOURCE ARC Financial Corp.

For further information:

Peter Tertzakian, Chief Economist and Managing Director
Direct:  403-292-0809
Email: ptertzakian@arcfinancial.com
Twitter: @ptertzakian
www.arcfinancial.com