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Charles Ruigrok

Mr. Ruigrok joined the ENMAX Corporation Board of Directors in late 2010. He has also served as Interim President and CEO, from February 2011 to April 2012.

Prior to joining the ENMAX Board, Mr. Ruigrok served as the CEO of Syncrude Canada Ltd. Before that, he served as Vice President of Oil Sands Development and Research at Imperial Oil, where he was responsible for developing Imperial Oil's extensive oil sands asset portfolio, including its Cold Lake operation and 25 per cent interest in Syncrude. His 26-year career with Imperial Oil included diverse assignments in operations, project management, R&D, business planning and natural gas marketing.

Mr. Ruigrok has broad management experience in the energy industry and offers significant expertise in operations, project engineering and construction management.

In addition to serving on the ENMAX Board of Directors, Mr. Ruigrok is also a director of Soane Energy LLC and past director of Syncrude Canada Ltd, Rainbow Pipeline Company, Progas Limited, the Alberta Chamber of Resources, and Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada, as well as having served as a member of the Board of Governors of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers.

Mr. Ruigrok holds B.E.Sc. and M.Eng. degrees in Civil Engineering from The University of Western Ontario, is a member of Professional Engineers Ontario and is also a member of the Institute of Corporate Directors.

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