Brian Ferguson

Brian Ferguson

President & Chief Executive Officer

Brian is also a member of the Cenovus Board of Directors.
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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.

Brian joined a predecessor company in 1984 and became a member of the Management Team in 1994. His business experience spans a variety of areas including finance, business development, reserves, strategic planning, evaluations and communications.

Brian earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree, from the University of Alberta, and has completed the University of Western Ontario's Executive Management program. Brian is a Fellow of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta (FCPA).

Brian sits on the TD Board of Directors and is a board member of the Business Council of Canada. He is also a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada and was appointed to the federal Minister of Finance’s Advisory Council on Economic Growth. Brian has served on several other boards, including the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) Board of Governors. He continues to serve on CAPP’s Oil Sands CEO Council.

Brian is also active in supporting the community. He became Chair of the Calgary Police Foundation in 2011 and, a year later, he was named Calgary's first Honourary Deputy Police Chief.