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Brendan McCracken

Also Known As McCracken

CEO of Ovintiv

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Brendan McCracken is the chief executive officer and president of Ovintiv, Inc. (OVV)

With 25 years of industry experience, he has played a significant role in defining company strategy and positioning Ovintiv for success.

McCracken has held several diverse senior leadership positions at Ovintiv including the role of president, executive vice president of corporate development and external affairs, vice president and general manager of Canadian operations, and vice president of investor relations.

McCracken is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta. He is active in several organizations including the American Petroleum Institute Upstream Committee and the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers.


  • Graduated - Queen’s University
  • Bachelor of science degree in mechanical Engineering - University of Oxford
  • Master of business Administration - University of Oxford


  • Ovintiv - CEO
  • Ovintiv - President