People: Encana Corporation (ECA.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Clayton Woitas

65 2013 Independent Chairman of the Board

Douglas Suttles

53 2013 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Sherri Brillon

54 2009 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Michael McAllister

2013 Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President

Terrence Hopwood

60 Executive Vice President, General Counsel

Renee Zemljak

2009 Executive Vice President - Midstream, Marketing & Fundamentals

David Hill

2013 Executive Vice President - Exploration & Business Development

D. Ryder McRitchie

2013 Vice-President - Investor Relations & Communications

Brian Shaw

60 2013 Independent Director

Peter Dea

60 2010 Non-Executive Independent Director

Claire Farley

55 2008 Non-Executive Independent Director

Fred Fowler

68 2010 Non-Executive Independent Director

Suzanne Nimocks

55 2010 Non-Executive Independent Director

Jane Peverett

55 2003 Non-Executive Independent Director

Bruce Waterman

63 2010 Non-Executive Independent Director

Brian Dutton

2013 Director, Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Clayton Woitas

Mr. Clayton H. Woitas is Independent Chairman of the Board of Encana Corp. From January 11, 2013 to June 10, 2013 Mr. Woitas acted as Interim President and Chief Executive Officer of Encana. He is also Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Range Royalty Management Ltd. (a private company which is focused on acquiring royalty interests in Western Canadian oil and natural gas production). He is a director of Gibson Energy Inc. (a public oil and gas midstream company). He is also a director of several private energy-related companies and advisory boards. Mr. Woitas was founder, Chairman, and President & Chief Executive Officer of Profico Energy Management Ltd. (a private company focused on natural gas exploration and production in Western Canada) from January 2000 to June 2006. Prior to April 2000, he was a director and President & Chief Executive Officer of Renaissance Energy Ltd. (a public company focused on the Western Canadian energy sector).

Douglas Suttles

Mr. Douglas Suttles has been appointed as the President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of Encana Corporation with effect from June 11, 2013. From March 2011 until June 2013, Mr. Suttles was an independent businessman, having over 30 years of experience in the oil and gas industry in various engineering and leadership roles. He has held a number of senior leadership posts at BP, including Chief Operating Officer of BP Exploration & Production from January 2009 until March 2011 and President of BP Alaska from December 2006 until December 2008. He was a member of the board of BP America as well as the BP America Operations Advisory Board. Previously, he served as President of BP Sakhalin Inc., where he was responsible for BP’s activities in Sakhalin, Russia and other senior leadership roles in BP, including Vice President for North Sea operations and President of BP’s Trinidadian oil business. Prior to joining BP, Mr. Suttles was an engineer with Exxon from 1983 to 1988.

Sherri Brillon

Ms. Sherri A. Brillon is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Encana Corp. As EnCana Corporation's Executive Vice-President, Strategic Planning & Portfolio Management, She is responsible for the organization-wide coordination and critical analysis of the company's strategic plan. Her team ensures consistent review of opportunities in EnCana's portfolio, and provides analysis on its overall profitability and alignment with strategy. Her team also provides oversight of the corporation's independent assessment of reserves and supply management. She joined one of EnCana's predecessor companies in 1985 with most of her experience focused on evaluation and analysis of opportunities. She has held senior roles in corporate and operations planning, supply management, land management and investor relations. She was a core member of the EnCana merger and integration team. Sherri A. Brillon joined EnCana as Vice-President of Corporate Strategic Planning in 2001 and assumed the additional responsibilities of Portfolio Management in 2003. Ms. Brillon graduated from the University of Calgary with an economics degree in 1981.

Michael McAllister

Mr. Michael G. McAllister is Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice President of Encana Corp., with effective December 2013. He is responsible for Encana’s upstream and production activities in Canada, which includes operations in Dawson Creek, Grande Prairie, Fort Nelson, Grande Cache, Strathmore, Ponoka, Drumheller, Lethbridge and Halifax.

Terrence Hopwood

Mr. Terrence J. Hopwood is Executive Vice President, General Counsel of Encana Corporation. Mr. Hopwood was Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Suncor Energy Inc. (a public oil and gas company) from 2002 to February 2011.

Renee Zemljak

Ms. Renee E. Zemljak is Executive Vice President - Midstream, Marketing & Fundamentals of Encana Corp. She is responsible for positioning Encana as an energy supplier of choice, maximizing the company’s netback price, executing the company’s energy price risk management program and optimizing profitability of the company’s midstream assets. Reneé is also responsible for analyzing the North American and global energy markets contributing to the company’s strategic direction and supporting the corporate hedge program.

David Hill

Mr. David G. Hill is Executive Vice President - Exploration & Business Development of Encana Corp., with effect from December 2013. He is focused on identifying and securing top tier resources for Encana.

D. Ryder McRitchie

Brian Shaw

Mr. Brian G. Shaw is Independent Director of Encana Corp. Mr. Shaw is a Corporate Director. He is an experienced financial industry executive with particular expertise in capital markets and investing activities and is a private investor and corporate advisor. Mr. Shaw is an alumni of CIBC World Markets Inc. (and its predecessor firm Wood Gundy) where he was employed for 23 years. He was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of CIBC World Markets Inc. from 2005 through 2008 and prior to that managed the Global Equities Division for a number of years. Mr. Shaw is currently a director of Manulife Bank of Canada (a private chartered bank), Manulife Trust Company (a private trust company) and Ivey Canadian Exploration Ltd. (a private exploration company).

Peter Dea

Mr. Peter A. Dea is Non-Executive Independent Director of Encana Corp. Mr. Dea has been President & Chief Executive Officer of Cirque Resources LP (a private oil and gas company) since May 2007. From November 2001 through August 2006, he was President & Chief Executive Officer and a director of Western Gas Resources, Inc. (a public natural gas company which sold in 2006 for approximately US$5.3 billion). He joined Barrett Resources Corporation (a public natural gas company which was sold in 2001 for approximately US$2.7 billion) in November 1993 and served as Chief Executive Officer and director from November 1999 and Chairman from February 2000 through August 2001, prior to which time he held several managerial and geologic positions with Exxon Company, U.S.A.

Claire Farley

Ms. Claire S. Farley is Non-Executive Independent Director of Encana Corp. Ms. Farley has been a member of KKR Management LLC, the general partner of KKR & Co. (a public global investment firm) since December 2012. Prior to joining KKR & Co., Ms. Farley co-founded RPM Energy LLC (a privately-owned oil and gas exploration and development company) created in September 2010. She is also a director of FMC Technologies, Inc. (a public global oil and gas equipment and service company) and LyondellBasell Industries N.V. (a plastics, chemical and refining company). She was an Advisory Director of Jefferies Randall & Dewey (a private global oil and gas energy industry advisor) and was Co-President of Jefferies Randall & Dewey from February 2005 to August 2008 and Chief Executive Officer of Randall & Dewey (oil and gas asset transaction advisors) from September 2002 until February 2005, when Randall & Dewey became the Oil and Gas Investment Banking Group of Jefferies & Company, Inc. She was a Managing Partner of Castex Energy Partners (a private exploration and production limited partnership with assets in South Louisiana) from August 2008 to January 2009. Ms. Farley spent 18 years (1981 to 1999) at Texaco, Inc., where her roles included Chief Executive Officer, HydroTexaco; President, North American Production Division; and President, Worldwide Exploration & New Ventures. She also served as Chief Executive Officer of two start-up ventures, Intelligent Diagnostics Corporation (October 1999 to January 2001) and Trade-Ranger Inc. (January 2001 to May 2002).

Fred Fowler

Mr. Fred J. Fowler is Non-Executive Independent Director of Encana Corp. Mr. Fowler is a Corporate Director. He was Chairman of Spectra Energy Partners, LP (a public natural gas pipeline and storage entity) from October 2008 to November 2013 and continues as a director. Mr. Fowler is a director of PG&E Corporation (a public natural gas and electric utility company). He was President & Chief Executive Officer of Spectra Energy Corp. (a natural gas gathering, processing and mainline transportation company) from December 2006 to December 2008 and served as a director from December 2006 to May 2009. He was President & Chief Executive Officer of Duke Energy Gas Transmission, LLC (a subsidiary of Duke Energy Corporation) from April 2006 through December 2006. From June 1997, he occupied various executive positions with Duke Energy Corporation (a public electric and gas company), including President and Chief Operating Officer from November 2002 to April 2006.

Suzanne Nimocks

Ms. Suzanne P. Nimocks is Non-Executive Independent Director of Encana Corp. Ms. Nimocks is a Corporate Director. She is a director of Rowan Companies plc (a public international contract drilling services company), ArcelorMittal (world’s largest public steel company) and Owens Corning (a leading global producer of residential and commercial building materials). She was a director (senior partner) with McKinsey & Company (a private global management consulting firm) from June 1999 to March 2010 and was with the firm in various other capacities since 1989, including as a leader in the firm’s Global Petroleum Practice, Electric Power & Natural Gas Practice, Organization Practice, and Risk Management Practice, as a member of the firm’s worldwide personnel committees for many years and served as the Houston Office Manager for eight years.

Jane Peverett

Ms. Jane L. Peverett is Non-Executive Independent Director of Encana Corp. Ms. Peverett is a Corporate Director. She is a director of Northwest Natural Gas Company (a public natural gas distribution company with a market capitalization of approximately US$1.2 billion), Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (one of Canada’s banks), the B.C. Ferry Authority, and Associated Electric & Gas Insurance Services Limited (a private mutual insurance company). Ms. Peverett was President & Chief Executive Officer of BC Transmission Corporation (electrical transmission) from April 2005 to January 2009 and was previously Vice-President, Corporate Services and Chief Financial Officer (since June 2003). She was the President of Union Gas Limited (a natural gas storage, transmission and distribution company) from April 2002 to May 2003, President & Chief Executive Officer from April 2001 to April 2002, Senior Vice President Sales & Marketing from June 2000 to April 2001 and Chief Financial Officer from March 1999 to June 2000.

Bruce Waterman

Mr. Bruce G. Waterman is Non-Executive Independent Director of Encana Corp. Mr. Waterman is a Corporate Director. He retired in January 2013 from Agrium Inc. (a public agricultural company) as Executive Vice President, having held senior roles as Chief Financial Officer, as well as in Business Development and Strategy since April 2000. Mr. Waterman is a director of Enbridge Income Fund Holdings Inc., a Trustee of Enbridge Commercial Trust and a director of Irving Oil Limited (a private oil and gas company). He was Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Talisman Energy Inc. (a public oil and gas company) from January 1996 to April 2000. Mr. Waterman also has extensive expertise in oil and gas exploration and production operations, having spent 15 years (1981 to 1996) at Amoco Corporation, including Dome Petroleum Limited, a predecessor company. At Amoco (a global chemical, oil and gas company which merged with British Petroleum in 1998), his roles included various positions in finance, accounting and business development.

Brian Dutton

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