Leadership Team

Our Leadership Team guides our plans, prioritizes our initiatives and leads by example. Underpinning their strong leadership is a tremendous depth of talent and knowledge that will enable us to execute on our business plan and continue to increase value for our shareholders.

Brian Ferguson

Brian Ferguson

As President & Chief Executive Officer, Brian is accountable for overall leadership of Cenovus’s strategic and operational performance. He is also a Director of Cenovus. More...

Harbir Chhina

Harbir Chhina

As Executive Vice-President & Chief Technology Officer, Harbir is accountable for focusing Cenovus’s upstream and downstream technology efforts where we believe we can create the greatest value for our shareholders. More...

Kerry Dyte

Judy Fairburn

As Executive Vice-President, Safety & Chief Digital Officer, Judy is accountable for evolving our health and safety standards and operations management system, and driving our safety commitments across the company. More...

Kieron McFadyen

Kieron McFadyen

As Executive Vice-President & President, Upstream Oil & Gas, Kieron is accountable for leading the development and operation of Cenovus’s oil sands assets as well as the company’s conventional oil and natural gas operations and projects. More...

Robert Pease

Robert Pease

As President of Downstream and Director of U.S. Operations at Cenovus Energy US LLC, Robert is accountable for Cenovus’s refining joint venture and all commercial activities associated with crude oil, diluent, natural gas, natural gas liquids and other hydrocarbon products produced or acquired by Cenovus. More...

Al Reid

Al Reid

As Executive Vice-President, Environment, Corporate Affairs, Legal & General Counsel, Al is accountable for the company’s environment strategy and performance, as well as regulatory applications and compliance. He’s also accountable for ensuring Cenovus builds strong relationships and communicates effectively with stakeholders. More...

Ivor Ruste

Ivor Ruste

As Executive Vice-President & Chief Financial Officer, Ivor oversees a team accountable for the company's financial, risk and compliance functions including accounting and financial reporting, financial performance and analysis, treasury, tax, financial, market and enterprise risk, and acquisitions and divestitures. More...

Sarah Walters

Sarah Walters

As Vice-President, Human Resources Sarah is accountable for building the appropriate organization capability and capacity to deliver upon the business strategy. More...

Drew Zieglgansberger

Drew Zieglgansberger

As Executive Vice-President, Deep Basin, Drew is accountable for the development and safe operations of Cenovus's Deep Basin assets in Alberta and British Columbia. More...