Encana Corp. has named Doug Suttles as president and chief executive officer. Suttles has 30 years of oil and gas experience.
Suttles previously served as chief operating officer, BP Exploration & Production. Suttles directed BP's response to the deepwater Macondo well blowout and resulting oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico off Louisiana during 2010.
At Encana, Suttles succeeds Clayton Woitas, interim chief executive officer, who filled in since January following Randy Eresman's retirement.