Queen's University, Smith School of Business
Smith Business Club Calgary presents:
Andy Calitz, CEO of LNG Canada; Leadership and Project Challenges in the Global LNG Industry
Join alumni and guests for an evening of networking and an update from Andy Calitz on the global Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) industry. Andy’s update will include the importance of LNG to Canada and world markets, global supply and demand, status of the LNG Canada project and how to overcome leadership challenges in the energy sector.
Andy Calitz is the CEO of LNG Canada. LNG Canada is a joint venture company comprised of four global energy companies with substantial experience in LNG: Shell, PetroChina, KOGAS and Mitsubishi Corporation. Andy started his career in the electricity business and joined Shell in 1996 where he has spent more than 25 years on various energy projects.
Andy has worked in the Netherlands, London, Moscow, Beijing, Tokyo and Perth where he held a variety of roles in business development, project management and commercial aspects of the Shell business. His LNG experience includes LNG shipping, and commercial and project director roles on the Sakhalin and Gorgon LNG projects.
Andy was educated as an Electrical Engineer at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa, with further qualifications in Commerce, Management and Business Administration at the Harvard Business School and Universities of Witwatersrand, South Africa and Insead.
Date: Tuesday May 2, 2017
Location: The Calgary Petroleum Club, McMurray Room, 319 5th Ave SW, Calgary T2P 0L5
Time: 5:30pm – 8:00pm
Cost: $35 (includes hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar)
Guests Welcome. Business Casual Dress.