Suncor Energy names new CFO
CALGARY, Alberta -- Suncor Energy has announced the appointment of Alister Cowan as Executive V.P. and CFO.
Cowan, who will take up the role on July 21, comes to Suncor from Husky Energy, where he had been CFO since 2008. As Suncor' s CFO, Cowan will direct financial operations including controllers, investor relations, treasury, tax, internal audit and enterprise risk management.
At Husky, Cowan was responsible for the financial management of the company, including controllers, planning, investment analysis, treasury, tax, credit and internal audit.
Prior to joining Husky, he served as E.V.P. and CFO of British Columbia Hydro & Power Authority from 2004 to 2008. Before that, he held various finance executive roles at Direct Energy Marketing Limited and TransAlta Corp.