Executive Vice President, Business & Operations Services
Bruno Francoeur was appointed EVP, Business & Operations Services in June 2021 and is accountable for the company’s business and operations services focused on operational excellence and risk management as well as driving critical strategic priorities in support of the organization’s transformation to be purpose driven, people focused, data informed and technology enabled. Prior to this Bruno Francoeur was Chief Transformation Officer in May 2019, set up and led the Transformation Management Office (TMO) for the enterprise.
Bruno has more than 30 years of industry experience, including over 10 years at Union Carbide. In 1997, Bruno joined legacy Petro-Canada and spent a number of years in various roles at the Montreal refinery and with the strategy team in Toronto before leading the refinery as vice president for six years.
In 2012, Bruno took his expertise to the upstream in various leadership roles in the oil sands. He most recently served as Regional Operations Executive where he led Suncor’s upstream operations across northern Alberta. In this role, Bruno was accountable for the operation and maintenance of Suncor’s mining and in situ sites (Base Plant, Fort Hills, Firebag and MacKay River), as well as the technical services associated with those assets.
Currently based out of Calgary, Bruno previously resided in Fort McMurray where he was an active member in the community. He is a previous board chair of the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo, which manages many recreation facilities in the region, including the Suncor Community Leisure Centre at MacDonald Island Park.
Bruno holds a bachelor of science in chemical engineering from the University of Sherbrooke.