Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Suncor CEO Steve Williams to Retire in May; Mark Little Named as His Replacement

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Suncor CEO Steve Williams to Retire in May; Mark Little Named as His Replacement

Article excerpt

Suncor announces CEO Williams' retirement

--

CALGARY - Suncor Energy Inc. says Steve Williams will retire as chief executive after the company's annual meeting next May.

Williams, 62, joined Suncor in 2002 and took the helm of Canada's largest energy producer by market capitalization from longtime CEO Rick George when he retired in 2012.

Williams has been one of the more outspoken CEOs in the oilpatch, insisting recently the company will approve no new major expansion projects until Canada's export pipeline access problem is resolved.

He has also led the way in support for environmental initiatives and was one of four energy company leaders to stand alongside Alberta Premier Rachel Notley in 2015 when she unveiled the province's sweeping climate plan, which included a growing carbon tax. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.