Executive Vice-President, Upstream
As Executive Vice-President Upstream, Drew is accountable for the development and safe operations of Cenovus's oil sands and Deep Basin assets, with a focus on cost leadership across the portfolio. His role includes oversight of asset development and facility operations as well as drilling and completions, engineering, construction and land administration for the company.
Drew has 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.
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 and the Canadian Heavy Oil Association.