Natural Resources >> CEO Interviews >> August 1, 2004

Roger Biemans – Encana Usa (eca)

ROGER BIEMANS is President of EnCana USA. He leads EnCana's upstream operations in the USA, including Alaska and the Gulf of Mexico. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Calgary in 1982 and has since held increasingly responsible technical and leadership positions at Saskatchewan Oil & Gas Corp., City of Medicine Hat, Wascana Energy Inc., Alberta Energy Company Ltd. and now EnCana. Mr. Biemans' leadership has resulted in significant value creation through the growth in production and reserves in Western Canada and he has been instrumental in the success of EnCana's expansion into the USA. As a member of EnCana's corporate executive team, he is involved in the development and execution of EnCana's strategic plan. Mr. Biemans is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineering and the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum. He is also a member of the Upstream Committee of the American Petroleum Institute, a member of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of the Independent Producer Association of Mountain States, the Colorado Oil & Gas Association, and a founding member of the Partnership For The West. Profile
TWST: Would you begin with a brief history of EnCana and an overview of

your operations?

Mr. Biemans: EnCana Corporation came into existence in spring of 2002 as

a result of the merger of two