Doug Ford was elected to Suncor’s Board of Directors at the annual general meeting in April 2004. He is a member of the governance committee and the human resources and compensation committee.
Mr. Ford was the chief executive, Refining and Marketing for BP p.l.c. from 1998 to 2002 and was responsible for the refining, marketing and transportation network of the company as well as the aviation fuels business, the marine business and BP shipping.
Prior to the merger of BP and Amoco, Mr. Ford held a number of senior positions during his 30-year career with Amoco, most recently as executive vice president of Amoco Corporation with responsibility for Amoco’s petroleum products sector and worldwide engineering and construction operations.
Mr. Ford currently serves as a director of Air Products and Chemicals Inc. He is also a member of the board of trustees of the University of Notre Dame as Trustee Emeritus.
Mr. Ford holds a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering from the University of Notre Dame, and a PhD in chemical engineering from Northwestern University.