Harbir Chhina

Harbir Chhina

Executive Vice-President, Oil Sands Development

As Executive Vice-President, Oil Sands Development, Harbir is accountable for developing Cenovus’s oil sands growth potential including Foster Creek, Christina Lake, Narrows Lake and our new resource plays. He is also accountable for technology development that is specifically focused on improving our operations and ensuring Cenovus’s information services support our business needs.

Harbir was instrumental in the initial application of steam-assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) technology on a commercial basis.

Harbir has over 30 years of experience in all aspects of enhanced oil recovery including technology, business and organizational development. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Calgary.