Harold (Hal) Kvisle
Chair, Finning International, ARC Resources;
Director, Cenovus Energy
Hal Kvisle is a native of Alberta and has worked for Canadian and international energy companies for more than 40 years, in the oil and gas, utilities and power generation industries.
Mr. Kvisle is board chair of ARC Resources and Finning International, and a director of Cenovus Energy. He previously served as a director of the Bank of Montreal, TransCanada Corporation, Talisman Energy, Methanex Corporation, Fletcher Challenge Energy, Norske Skog Canada and PrimeWest Energy.
Mr. Kvisle was CEO of Talisman Energy from 2012 to 2015 and CEO of TransCanada Corporation from 2001 to 2010, where he was recognized as Canada’s Outstanding CEO in 2008.
Hal holds a B.Sc.Eng. from the University of Alberta, an MBA from the Haskayne School, University of Calgary, and honorary degrees from Mount Royal University and the University of Calgary. He served for many years as a board member and national board chair of the Nature Conservancy of Canada, and served as the founding chair of the Business Council of Alberta until January 2022.