Robert J. Peabody

Robert J. Peabody

President & Chief Executive Officer


Mr. Peabody was appointed as Husky Energy’s President and Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board of Directors in December 2016.

He joined Husky as Chief Operating Officer in 2006, and has played a key role in the transformation of the Company.

Mr. Peabody has extensive oil, gas, and chemicals experience, and started his career in Canada, where he worked on early in-situ oil sands development.

Previous positions included President, BP Global Polymers, and Upstream business unit leader in the North Sea. Other leadership roles included senior positions in exploration and production, natural gas marketing, oil trading and project management.

Mr. Peabody holds a Master of Science in Management from Stanford University (Sloan Fellow) and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of British Columbia.

Mr. Peabody is a member of the Foothills Hospital Development Council, Calgary, Alberta.

He is also a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA).

He enjoys skiing, golfing and cycling. He is married to Patricia and has two sons, David and James.

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