James (Jim) Hawkins

jim hawkins
James (Jim)
Director, Enterprise Compliance & Credit

James has been a Credit and Financial Risk Management professional for the past 30+ years. His first 8 years were with TD Bank in several roles ranging from Branch management, Divisional planning and reporting to commercial and corporate lending. For the past 22+ years James has been in the Energy Industry managing Corporate Financial Risk portfolios for Westcoast Energy Inc., Duke Energy Corp, Direct Energy Marketing Limited, EnCana Corporation and Cenovus Energy Inc.. In November of 2009 EnCana Corporation split forming a new entity called Cenovus Energy Inc. where James moved to become the Director, Enterprise Compliance & Credit Risk. Cenovus Energy is a progressive and responsible integrated Canadian energy company, see more at www.cenovus.com. James graduated with distinction in 1991 from the University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Alberta with a Bachelor of Business Administration (double major in Finance and Marketing).

James has been a member of the International Energy Credit Association (IECA) for the past 20 years and has been the Chair of the Canadian Education Committee, Board member, VP Membership, VP Marketing, VP Education, President 2017 and currently is on the ANEC, Membership Committee, and a Past President.