Keith A. MacPhail

Keith MacPhail

Mr. MacPhail is Chairman of Bonavista Energy Corporation and Chairman of NuVista Energy Ltd., both of which are publicly traded oil and gas companies. He also serves on the board of directors of two other private companies.

Mr. MacPhail was Executive Chairman of Bonavista Energy from 2012 to 2018, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from 2008 to 2012 and President and Chief Executive Officer from 1997 to 2008. Prior to joining Bonavista, Mr. MacPhail held progressively more responsible positions with Canadian Natural Resources Limited, a publicly traded oil and gas company, where he ultimately served as Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer. He also served as Production Manager at Poco Petroleums Ltd.

Mr. MacPhail holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) degree in Petroleum Engineering from the Montana College of Mineral Science and is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta.

Mr. MacPhail has been a member of the Cenovus Board since April 2018.

Committee memberships

  • Human Resources and Compensation Committee
  • Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee
  • Reserves Committee