Thomson poised to take over at Manitoba Hydro

WINNIPEG, Manitoba 1/27/12 (PennWell) -- Scott A. Thomson will become the president and chief executive officer of Canadian provincial utility Manitoba Hydro effective Feb. 13, the utility announces.

Thomson previously served as executive vice president and chief financial officer for Fortis BC Holding Inc., a natural gas and electric utility in British Columbia.

The Manitoba Hydro Board of Directors conducted an international search with an executive search firm to identify candidates for the position.

Thomson takes over for Bob Brennan, who announced his retirement in August 2011 after 47 years with the Crown Corporation.

Did You Like this Article? Get All the Energy Industry News Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to an email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest news and information.

 Subscribe Now


Logistics Risk Management in the Transformer Industry

Transformers often are shipped thousands of miles, involving multiple handoffs,and more than a do...

Secrets of Barco UniSee Mount Revealed

Last year Barco introduced UniSee, a revolutionary large-scale visualization platform designed to...

The Time is Right for Optimum Reliability: Capital-Intensive Industries and Asset Performance Management

Imagine a plant that is no longer at risk of a random shutdown. Imagine not worrying about losing...

Going Digital: The New Normal in Oil & Gas

In this whitepaper you will learn how Keystone Engineering, ONGC, and Saipem are using software t...

Latest PennEnergy Jobs

PennEnergy Oil & Gas Jobs