Harbir Chhina

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Cenovus Energy

As Executive Vice-President, Oil Sands Development, Harbir is accountable for all of Cenovus's oil sands acitivities, including operations at Foster Creek, Christina Lake, Narrows Lake and the company's new resource plays. He also leads technology development that is specifically focues on improving the company's operations and ensures Cenovus's information services support ongoing business needs. 

Mr. Chhina was instrumental in the initial application of steam-assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) technology on a commercial basis

Mr. Chhina has over 30 years of experience in all aspects of enhanced oil recovery including technology, business and organizational development. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Calgary.