The CHOA is pleased to announce our 2020 Winter “Getting to Know” series. Individuals in the first ten years of their career are invited to meet and ask questions to industry leaders in an informal roundtable setting. The events will be concluded with a networking session. To ensure the discussion is as authentic and constructive as possible, tickets are only available to 12 attendees for each event. Tickets are $30 and include wine and appetizers.
February 27th, 2020 – Rob Broen (President & CEO, Athabasca Oil Corp.)
President & CEO
Mr. Broen joined Athabasca Oil Corporation in November 2012, as senior Vice President, Light Oil. Mr. Broen was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 2013 and President and Chief Executive Officer in 2015. Bringing over 20 years of exploration and production expertise to Athabasca, Mr. Broen managed a capital budget of over $1 billion and a 120,000 boe/d North American shale gas portfolio (Montney, Duvernay, Marcellus and Eagle Ford) for Talisman Energy Inc.
Mr. Broen began his 18-year career with Talisman, as an operations engineer in Chauvin, Alberta. As his career progressed at Talisman, Mr. Broen held increasingly more senior roles, including President, Talisman Energy USA Inc. based in Pittsburgh, PA, and Senior Vice President, North American Shale based in Calgary. He was an officer and member of the board of directors of Talisman Energy USA Inc.
Mr. Broen holds a bachelor of science in chemical engineering from the University of Alberta, and is a graduate of the Ivey Executive Program at the Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario. He is married with three children.