Uqsuq Hires General Manager

Published on October 2, 2014


Iqaluit, NU (October 2, 2014) – President and Chairman of Uqsuq Corporation, Archie Angnakak is pleased to announce the appointment of Franco Buscemi as General Manager and Luc Pothier as Operations and Maintenance Manager.

Buscemi has over a decade of project and corporate management, most recently with Nunasi Corporation.

“Franco’s experience will allow Uqsuq to continue to provide an essential service to the city of Iqaluit. Born and raised in Iqaluit, his commitment to his community is shared by the company.” Said Angnakak.

Uqsuq has also recruited Luc Pothier as Operations and Maintenance Manager. Living in Iqaluit since 1995, Pothier brings over 30 years of operations
experience. While working with ATCO he demonstrated an excellent record and commitment to maintenance, health and safety procedures that will help Uqsuq continue to achieve and improve the highest standards of health, safety and environment for customers and employees.

“I’d like to thank Chris Cote who served as the GM of Uqsuq for seven years. He ran a smooth operation and we are pleased that we have been able to find his predecessor from within the ownership of Uqsuq.” Said Angnakak.

Uqsuq Corporation is a joint venture company between Nunavut Petroleum Corporation and Atco Structures and Logistics. Nunavut Petroleum is owned by Qikiqtaaluk Corporation and Nunasi Corporation. Uqsuq is proud to serve Iqaluit for the last 19 years.


For more information contact:

Archie Angnakak
Uqsuq Corporation
867 979 2175

Franco Buscemi
General Manager
Uqsuq Corporation
n867 979 1620