Executive Vice-President & Chief Operating Officer
As Executive Vice-President & Chief Operating Officer, Jon oversees the company’s day-to-day business and global commercial operations.
Jon has more than 20 years of finance and operations experience, mostly in the Canadian oil and gas industry. He has been at Cenovus since 2018 and was an integral part of the strategic combination with Husky Energy, which closed on January 1, 2021. Jon was Chief-Financial Officer at both Cenovus and Husky. Jon also worked at Irving Oil as its CFO and Chief Commercial Officer, with responsibility for all supply, trading and commercial aspects of the company including coordinating business development projects involving pipelines, rail and terminal operations. Prior to that, Jon worked at Suncor for 10 years where he held increasingly senior roles in finance and operations, including operating responsibility for the company’s upgrader in Fort McMurray.
Jon is a Chartered Professional Accountant and a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) degree from the University of Alberta.