Patrick D. Daniel Biography
Pat Daniel was appointed president and CEO of Enbridge Inc. in 2001
Pat’s energy-sector experience spans over 38 years. His background includes process engineering, information technology and corporate planning positions with Hudson’s Bay Oil & Gas and Home Oil. Following Home Oil’s acquisition by IPL, he served as Director, Planning for Interhome Energy Inc., and was responsible for the start-up of Enbridge’s technology and consulting business unit, and its international division and expansion into the natural gas business.
Pat is a Director of EnCana Corporation and Enerflex Systems Ltd. and is a member of the North American Review Board of American Air Liquide Holdings, Inc.
Pat is an active industry and community volunteer. He is a member of the Business Advisory Council for the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Business, a member of the National Petroleum Council and a director of the American Petroleum Institute. He also serves on the Calgary Business Hall of Fame selections committee.
In 2007, he was named the Canadian Energy Person of the Year by The Energy Council of Canada.
Pat holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Alberta and a Master of Science degree from the University of British Columbia, both in Chemical Engineering.