Point of View - EnCana's Coffield: Firm boosting Middle East E&D portfolio

Calgary-based EnCana Corp., Canada's largest petroleum producer and one of the largest independent oil and gas producers in the world, is again on the move in the Middle East, having just acquired new acreage in Oman in addition to its existing holdings in Bahrain, Qatar, and Yemen.Formed a year ago through the merger of PanCanadian Energy Corp. and Alberta Energy Company, EnCana is not only on the lookout for more prospects in the region but also has a diplomatic edge in Dana Coffield, vice-president, Middle East exploration."I spent 11 years in Libya as a kid and loved it," Coffield says, adding that he spent a "further 3 years" in Lebanon. All that was due to the work of his father...

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