Executive Vice President, Corporate Services
Byron Neiles was appointed Executive Vice President, Corporate Services in May 2016. Mr. Neiles has oversight of the Company’s Information Technology, Human Resources, Real Estate & Workplace Services, Supply Chain Management, Safety, Environment, Land & Right-of-Way, Public Affairs, Communications and Sustainability teams.
Mr. Neiles had previously held the role of Senior Vice President, Major Projects, Enterprise Safety and Operational Reliability at Enbridge, and had been Senior Vice President of Major Projects since November 2011, after joining Enbridge’s Major Projects group in April 2008.
Mr. Neiles has also acted as Vice President of Customer, Regulatory and Public Affairs, as well as Legal Affairs, with Enbridge Gas Distribution in Toronto. Prior to joining Enbridge Pipelines Inc. in Edmonton, in 1994, he was a Policy Advisor to two Canadian federal energy ministers in Ottawa, and held corporate affairs roles with an electricity and natural gas utility.
Mr. Neiles is co-Chair of the annual Global Business Forum at Banff, and a trustee of the Makadiff Sports Foundation and Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra Foundation. Additionally, he has been an active volunteer with numerous community organizations.
Mr. Neiles holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of Calgary’s Haskayne School of Business, a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in political science from the University of Regina, and is a graduate of the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.
Mr. Neiles lives in Calgary with his wife Lisa and their three daughters.