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, Oil Sands Development, Harbir is accountable for developing our oil sands growth potential including Foster Creek, Christina Lakes, Narrows Lake and our new resource plays. More...

Kerry Dyte

Judy Fairburn

As Executive Vice-President, Business Innovation, Judy is accountable for developing ground-breaking, cross-sector partnerships in areas of strategic importance to 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...

Jacqui McGillivray

Jacqui McGillivray

As Executive Vice-President, Safety & Organization Effectiveness, Jacqui is accountable for maximizing our safety, people and organizational performance. More...

Robert Pease

Robert Pease

As Executive Vice-President, Corporate Strategy & President, Downstream, Robert is accountable for Cenovus's strategic business plan, including portfolio management. 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...

Drew Zieglgansberger

Drew Zieglgansberger

As Executive Vice-President, Oil Sands Manufacturing, Drew is accountable for the execution, production and operation of our oil sands assets. This includes the expansion of future phases at our oil sands projects and the company’s sustaining capital projects. More...