Contango Strategies

Contango Strategies offers scientific research, development, and value-added services in cleantech and biotechnology for the natural resources and energy sectors. At Contango Strategies we believe that science should make financial sense, using scientific research and development to assist businesses in generating profits, increasing wealth, and reducing environmental impacts. We pride ourselves in developing intelligent cleantech strategies for our clients through integration of industrial and environmental microbiology, bioinformatics, environmental sciences, and applied financial analysis. Contango Strategies provides clients with a wide range of scientific services including: scientific laboratory based research and development, technology assessment and feasibility, independent peer review, and technical writing.

Total Number of Employees: 4

Total Number of Researchers: 2


  • Microbiology Equipment and Services
  • Bioinformatics Analysis
  • Genetic Identification of Organisms


  • Microbial Community Profiling
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Environmental Microbiology
  • Bioconversion of Waste Products for Value-Add
  • Biodegradation and Remediation of Contaminated Sites
  • Project Design and Management

Areas of Expertise:

  • Bioremediation
  • Waste Management
  • Toxcicology
  • Biological extracts
  • Bioenergy/ Biofuels
  • Bioprocessing
  • Enzymes
  • Bioanalytical services
  • Bioremediation
  • Fermentation - GLP
  • Contract research
  • DNA sequencing
  • Bioinformatics
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Biogeochemistry
  • Microbial Community Profiling


Name: Monique Haakensen President and Principal Scientist

Job Title: Director


Website: Contango Strategies

Tel: (306) 978-3111

Address: 208 - 410 Downey Road , 
Saskatoon, SK S7N 4H1