Edison Sripal is a Chemical Engineer by profession. He moved to Canada in 2001 to pursue graduate studies. He obtained his Master's degree in Chemical Engineering from University of Waterloo in 2003. He obtained his Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Wilfrid Laurier University in 2009. He received his Project Management Professional designation (PMP) in 2011. He has varied experience in Engineering, Consulting, Research and Development and Project Management. He is currently working as a Laboratory Manager at Hibernia Enhanced Oil Recovery Laboratory at Memorial University of Newfoundland.