Marcel R. Coutu

Age: 67
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Director since: July 28, 2014

Mr. Coutu was the Chairman of Syncrude Canada Ltd. (integrated oil sands project) from 2003 to 2014 and was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Canadian Oil Sands Limited from 2001 until January 2014. From 1999 to 2001, he was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Gulf Canada Resources Limited. Prior to 1999, Mr. Coutu held various executive positions with TransCanada PipeLines Limited and various positions in the areas of corporate finance, investment banking and mining and oil and gas exploration and development. Mr. Coutu holds an HBSc (Bachelor of Science, Honours Earth Science) from the University of Waterloo and an MBA (Master of Business Administration) from the University of Western Ontario.

Committee Memberships

  • Audit, Finance & Risk
  • Human Resources & Compensation

Other Public Board Memberships

  • Brookfield Asset Management Inc.
  • Power Corporation of Canada
  • The Great-West Lifeco Inc.
  • IGM Financial Inc.

Not-for Profit Board Membership

  • Calgary Stampede Foundation