Ivor Ruste

Ivor Ruste

Executive Vice-President & Chief Financial Officer

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. He is also responsible for the company’s supply chain management and procurement activities as well as oversight of the company’s Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) compliance, business conduct and ethics, security, and other corporate policy compliance.

Ivor joined Cenovus Energy's predecessor company in 2006 and was appointed Executive Vice-President, Corporate Responsibility and Chief Risk Officer in January 2008.

Ivor graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree, with distinction, from the University of Alberta and is a Fellow Chartered Professional Accountant (FCPA).

Ivor is a member of the Canadian and Alberta Chartered Professional Accountants. He has served on the Boards of organizations including Stantec Inc., the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers, and the University of Alberta, as well as in leadership positions with the United Way, the Young Presidents' Organization and other professional community and charitable¬†organizations throughout his career.