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NERVA Energy Welcomes Accomplished Executives,

Chris Ridabock and Dan Regan, to its Leadership Team

NERVA Energy, an award-winning energy advisory firm specializing in energy and carbon conservation, is excited to announce the appointment of two renowned executives, Chris Ridabock and Dan Regan, to its esteemed leadership team. Both executives have an exceptional track record in the real estate sector and have previously collaborated on transformative projects, earning them widespread recognition for their expertise and innovative approach.


Chris Ridabock, a highly accomplished executive in the real estate industry, joins NERVA Energy as Leader, Business Development. Chris has a rich history in the field of commercial real estate, with a long career at J. J. Barnicke Limited, managing various areas of the company before becoming COO and eventually CEO of its successor firm DTZ BARNICKE, now Cushman and Wakefield.


His visionary leadership led to the successful execution of some of Canada’s most iconic real estate deals, providing him with a rich legacy of industry knowledge. His career in Canadian and Global Real Estate advisory work spans over four decades, making Chris is a familiar and respected ICON in commercial real estate.  


 “Chris joined the founding partners of NERVA Energy as an advisor and consultant during our early stages of market growth, and has been by our side from start-up, to most recently being named one of Canada’s Fastest Growing companies.


Chris is now taking on a more fulsome as Executive Director of Client Relations with a focus on commercial, industrial, and multi-residential portfolios within Ontario and Canada. Chris is not new to Energy Management and conservation, having served with Energy Advantage as its COO and President over a three-year period also with an emphasis on client-facing relationships.”

Said Rob Hallewick, CEO, NERVA Energy.

"I am thrilled to expand my role at NERVA Energy and continue to work alongside such a talented team, delivering proven solutions that allow our clients to capitalize on energy conservation and carbon reduction."

said Chris Ridabock.


Joining Chris and NERVA’s leadership team is Dan Regan, a seasoned executive with over 30 years of industry experience. As National Director of Client Relations, Dan brings a wealth of knowledge and a proven ability to help clients maximize operational efficiencies and financial returns. Dan has been partnering with organizations and assisting with them with achieving their ESG objectives for 20+ years across Canada. Dan’s consultative approach assists in developing, implementing, and managing solution-based and sustainability-related initiatives that provide meaningful impacts on a portfolio’s energy consumption, providing cost-reductions as well as improved diversion rates and GHG emissions.


“I’m excited to work with the entire Nerva team on a collaborative approach to uncover and manage customized energy-related solutions that align with our client’s sustainability and financial objectives.

Said Dan Regan, adding

“Chris and I share a rich history of continued success in the CRE space in Canada, and we look forward to working together to bring Nerva’s class-leading solutions to organizations looking for trusted expertise in identifying energy conservation strategies... with guaranteed results.”

NERVA Energy’s CEO, Rob Hallewick, expressed his enthusiasm for the arrival of these esteemed executives, stating, "We are delighted to welcome Chris and Dan to our leadership team. Their extensive experience and proven success will bring a fresh perspective to our organization, further propelling our growth and enabling us to create lasting impact.


Chris and Dan’s prior collaboration has been marked by remarkable achievements, innovative projects, and a commitment to excellence. Their reunion at NERVA Energy signifies a powerful alliance that will foster innovative solutions and drive the company's mission of delivering sustainable results.



To learn more about NERVA Energy and its suite of energy & GHG conservation programs, please visit

For media inquiries, please contact:


Juan Malvestitti

Public Relations Manager

NERVA Energy Group Inc.


Phone: +1 (289) 856-9717 Dial #111

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