Executive Vice President, Utilities and Power Operations, Enbridge Inc.
Cynthia Hansen was appointed
Executive Vice President, Utilities
and Power Operations, in February
Cynthia is responsible for the overall
leadership and operations of
Enbridge Gas Distribution and
Union Gas, two of Canada’s largest
natural gas utilities, as well as
Enbridge Gas New Brunswick,
Gazifère and St. Lawrence Gas. She
also holds responsibility for the
operations of Enbridge’s power
generating assets, which include
renewable energy investments in
wind, solar, geothermal and hydroe-
lectric, as well as waste heat
recovery facilities and power
Cynthia has more than 18 years of
experience in financial, operational
and safety leadership roles within
Enbridge. Prior to joining Enbridge,
Cynthia worked as a Principal for
Cynthia is a member of the Execu-
tive Leadership Team of Calgary-
based Enbridge Inc., North
America’s premier energy infrastructure company.
Cynthia is Chair of the Ontario
Energy Association, and serves on
the University of Alberta’s Business
In the past, Cynthia has served on
the boards of the Canadian Gas
Association, the Canadian Energy
Pipelines Association, the Alberta
Chamber of Resources, the Edmon-
ton Symphony Orchestra and
NorQuest College, among others.
Cynthia holds a Bachelor of Com-
merce degree from the University of
Alberta and is a Chartered Account-
ant and a Certified Fraud Examiner.
Cynthia was named one of Canada’s
Most Powerful Women: Top 100 by
the Women’s Executive Network
and was recognized as a Canadian
Business Leader by Catalyst Canada.
Cynthia lives in Toronto with her husband.