Getting to Know Industry Leaders: Robert Peabody
A networking event for developing professionals
The CHOA Developing Professionals Committee is pleased to present the “Getting to Know” series for Winter 2020. Individuals in the first ten years of their career are invited to meet and ask questions to industry leaders in an informal round-table setting. Each event will be concluded with a networking session. To ensure the discussions are as authentic and constructive as possible, tickets for each event are only available to 12 attendees. Tickets are $30 and include wine and appetizers.
We are hosting our January event with industry leader Robert Peabody, President and CEO of Husky Energy. Mr. Peabody was appointed as Husky Energy’s President and Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors in December, 2016. He joined Husky as Chief Operating Officer in 2006, and has played a key role in the transformation of the Company. Mr. Peabody started his career in Canada where he worked on early in-situ oil sands development. Prior to joining Husky, Mr. Peabody worked for BP where he held leadership positions in Canada, the U.K. and the U.S. that included Upstream production in the North Sea, natural gas marketing, oil trading, chemicals and Group Strategy, Planning and Performance Management.
Mr. Peabody holds a Master of Science in Management from Stanford University (Sloan Fellow) and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of British Columbia. Mr. Peabody is professional engineer and also serves as the Vice Chair of the Foothills Hospital Development Council, Calgary, Alberta. He is also a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA).
The event takes place on Thursday January 16, 2020 at the Bank and Baron Pub: 125 8 Ave SW Calgary from 3:30 – 6:00 pm.