Announcing the Keynote Speaker of Canadian Gas Dialogues 2020
Natural Gas World is proud to announce that Mac Van Wielingen will deliver the Keynote Speech at the opening of Canadian Gas Dialogues 2020.
Mac Van Wielingen
Founder and Partner, ARC Financial Corp
Mac provides leadership support for the executive team in the areas of internal governance, corporate development and investment decision making. He has played key roles in numerous significant corporate transactions and capital-raising projects. Mac is a member of ARC’s Investment and Governance Committees.
Mac is a founder and former Chair of the board of ARC Resources Ltd. and was Chief Executive Officer of ARC from 1989 to 2000 and Chair from 2013 to 2016. His education includes post-graduate economic studies at Harvard University and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Business from the Ivey Business School at Western University.
Mac is the recipient of numerous awards including the Distinguished Business Leadership Award from the Haskayne School of Business and the Calgary Chamber of Commerce (2014), the Chairperson of the Year award from the Alberta Oil Magazine (2015), the Institute of Corporate Directors Fellowship Award and a Calgary Business Hall of Fame Laureate (2016). In 2017, he received the Fraser Institute Founders’ Award.
The Canadian Gas Dialogues conference is designed to bring together the spectrum of stakeholders in the natural gas community for the exchange and sharing of insight and viewpoints on how we can collectively move forward the position of the industry in local, national and global communities.