Drew Zieglgansberger

Executive Vice-President & Chief Commercial Officer

As Executive Vice-President & Chief Commercial Officer, Drew oversees strategy, planning, marketing and commercial development for Cenovus. He is responsible for optimizing the price the company receives for its products through commercial activities associated with products either produced or acquired by the company, as well as stewarding Cenovus’s long-term strategy, acquisitions & divestitures, reserves governance and corporate planning functions. 

Drew has more than 25 years of oil and natural gas experience in drilling and completions, stakeholder relations, and managing capital projects and operations. He began his career as a drilling rig roughneck, progressing through the field to become an oilfield consultant prior to joining one of Cenovus’s predecessor companies in Calgary as a drilling coordinator in the oil sands. During his career at Cenovus, Drew has held increasingly senior leadership roles in operations and has served as Executive Vice-President, Strategy & Corporate Development, Executive Vice-President, Upstream – Conventional & Integration and Executive Vice-President, Natural Gas & Technical Services.

Drew has a Global Energy Executive MBA from the University of Calgary’s Haskayne School of Business. He also has an Advanced Executive Certificate from Queen's University and is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.