Brant G. Sangster, Director, has extensive experience in Canada's energy industry. He had a distinguished 25-year career with Petro-Canada - one of Canada's largest oil and gas companies. In his most recent role as Senior Vice-President for Petro-Canada, Mr. Sangster was responsible for the company's oil sands production and development as well as Petro-Canada's participation in Syncrude. He was also a member of Petro-Canada's Executive Leadership Team, accountable for the effective integration of the planning and execution of oil sands business objectives with overall strategies and activities of the corporation.
Mr. Sangster joined Petro-Canada in 1981 as Director of Downstream Development. From 1983 to 1988, he held a variety of management positions in business services, marketing and corporate development. In 1988, he was appointed Vice-President, Business Analysis in the Resource Division. From 1989 to 1991, he was Vice-President, Corporate Development, and in 1991 he was appointed Vice-President, Central Region. He became Vice-President, Logistics and Integration in 1997, with responsibility for supply, refining and business integration, and Vice-President, Marketing (Upstream) in 1998. Mr. Sangster is currently a director of Canadian Oil Sands Ltd.
Prior to joining Petro-Canada, Mr. Sangster held various strategic planning and operating positions with Imperial Oil from 1968 to 1981. Mr. Sangster graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering.